Data Management

Value-added produce sales continue to grow in second quarter 2012

Sales of value-added fruits and vegetables have continued upward growth in dollar sales and price, according to the latest edition of Fresh Facts on... continue reading »

Lawsuit demands implementation of FSMA regulations

The Center for Food Safety and Center for Environmental Health have filed suit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Office of Man... continue reading »

Cantaloupe outbreaks: What consumers can do

With cantaloupe grown in southwestern Indiana under recall after being linked to two deaths and more than 140 illnesses from salmonella, on the heel... continue reading »

Syngenta enhances cucurbit seed offerings

Syngenta has begun enhancing its cucurbit seed offerings with a standard on-seed application of FarMore Technology. All Syngenta squash, melon and... continue reading »

Industry news roundup: The latest from around the fresh-cut industry

Check out these latest developments from around the fresh-cut produce industry. Scroll down to read about what's new from 3M Food Safety, Key Te... continue reading »

PMA, United Fresh merger failure ‘a disappointment’

Disappointed. That seems to be the prevailing sentiment among those who participated in or were pulling for a successful conclusion to merger talk... continue reading »

UC Davis hosts annual workshop Sept. 18-20

The “Fresh-Cut Products: Maintaining Quality & Safety” workshop hosted by the UC Davis Postharvest Technology Center might be consid... continue reading »

Industry upbeat heading into PMA Foodservice Conference

It’s a fun time to be in foodservice. That’s one of the messages attendees at the Produce Marketing Association Foodservice Conference... continue reading »

Bayer CropScience to acquire AgraQuest

Bayer CropScience has signed an agreement to purchase AgraQuest Inc. for a reported $500 million. Headquartered in Davis, Calif., AgraQuest is a g... continue reading »

2012-2013 Global Cold Chain Directory debuts

The Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) has published the 2012-2013 Global Cold Chain Directory.The directory includes 464 pages of listings of cold c... continue reading »