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Produce Marketing Association issues coronavirus guidelines

The Produce Marketing Association (PMA) issued the following statement March 22 from chief science officer Max Max Teplitski on the coronavirus pandem... continue reading »


Marrone Bio’s Jet-Oxide latest disinfectant approved for use against coronaviruses

Marrone Bio Innovations Inc., a provider of environmentally responsible pest management and plant health products, announced March 23 that its Jet-Oxi... continue reading »


New study shows impact food, ag industries have in US

The ongoing COVID-19 crisis has served as a reminder of the critical role that the United States food and agriculture industries play in fueling our... continue reading »


USDA creates webinars to help with agriculture import changes

Agricultural importers and brokers will see a big change later this summer when they submit customs entries in the Automated Commercial Environment ... continue reading »


Cornell creates coronavirus website for food processors

To keep New York’s food processing industry safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, Cornell’s Institute for Food Safety has created a comprehensive, pr... continue reading »


Potato, corn vodka maker switches production to hand sanitizer

With bottles of hand sanitizer flying off retail shelves amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, distilleries are using their spirits to aid the sup... continue reading »


Lamb Weston adds Bunge, Lowe’s executives to board of directors

Lamb Weston Holdings announced March 18 the appointments of Robert J. Coviello, Senior Vice President, Sustainability and Government Affairs at Bunge ... continue reading »


Thermo-reflective screens show positive results for lettuce growing

Arrigoni, a leading international company in the production of technical fabrics for agriculture, has presented new tests on the effectiveness of the ... continue reading »


FDA issues coronavirus need-to-know info for food producers

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued the following information on COVID-19 (coronavirus) to assist food producers and consumers limit ... continue reading »


Food Safety Summit postponed until fall due to coronavirus outbreak

Organizers of the Food Safety Summit — BNP Media — announced March 17 that they have postponed the event to this fall due to the coronavirus outbr... continue reading »