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American Cider Association celebrates zero residual-sugar ciders

The American Cider Association (ACA) is once again launching its month long campaign called Dry Cider January to celebrate ciders containing 0 grams o... continue reading »


FDA to partner with California state, university orgs on leafy greens food safety study

On Nov. 19, 2020 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the launch of a longitudinal study in partnership with the California Departme... continue reading »


Ark Foods debuts new purple bell pepper

Ark Foods, based in Brooklyn, New York, is coming out with a new purple pepper that will challenge what consumers think when they hear the term "bell ... continue reading »


Produce groups react to new Dietary Guidelines for Americans

The Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) commends the U.S. Departments of Agriculture (USDA) and Health and Human Services (HHS) for releasing t... continue reading »


Terra Exports adds longtime berry exec Juillerat to advisory board

Longtime berry industry executive Felipe Juillerat has joined Terra Exports' advisory board. Juillerat is best known as the former chief commercial of... continue reading »


Dan Duda of Duda Farm Fresh Foods to retire

Dan Duda, CEO and former president of Duda Farm Fresh Foods, will retire after 40 years from the six-generation family-owned company effective Dec. 3... continue reading »


FDA extends traceability rule comment period

The Food and Drug Administration is extending the public comment period for the Food Safety Modernization Act’s traceability rule. The agency’... continue reading »


Arizona leafy greens org adds Watson as compliance officer

The Arizona Leafy Greens Marketing Agreement (Arizona LGMA) has added Kevin Watson as its new LGMA compliance officer. In this role he will help to im... continue reading »


FiveStar partners with Beyond Meat for plant-based taco salad line

FiveStar is introducing a new Simply Fresh Taco Salad made with Beyond Meat's plant-based beef crumbles. The 7.5-ounce complete salad recently debute... continue reading »


Pete’s introducing new line of sustainably packaged salad varieties

California-based produce company Pete's, which specializes in hydroponically grown lettuce and cress, has announced a new line of sustainable packaged... continue reading »