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Finalists for Viva Fresh Expo’s innovation showcase released

The second annual Viva Fresh Innovation Showcase has announced the 22 finalists that will feature a broad range of innovative products at the expo on ... continue reading »

3M’s E. coli/coliform testing system wins Gold Edison Award

3M's Petrifilm Rapid E. coli/Coliform Count Plate has won a Gold Edison Award in the Lab Advancement category. The ceremony took place at The Capitale... continue reading »

United Fresh rolling out new awards program this year

New this year, United Fresh will honor five individuals for their outstanding work in sharing their expertise in different areas serving the produce i... continue reading »

United Fresh accepting nominations for Women in Produce award

Held each year in conjunction with the United Fresh Convention & Expo, Women in Produce recognizes the contributions of all women working in the p... continue reading »

Finalists announced for ag tech innovation startup investment program

The World Agri-Tech Innovation Summit is partnering with acceleration fund Radicle Growth on the second annual Radicle Challenge taking place at the u... continue reading »

United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership program celebrating 25 years, nominations open

The application period is now open for the 25th class of the United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program. Since its launch in 1995, more than 25... continue reading »

PMA’s Science & Technology Circle of Excellence Award seeking nominations

Nominations for the Produce Marketing Association's third annual Science & Technology Circle of Excellence Award are being accepted. They are due ... continue reading »

Fruit Logistica announces finalists for Innovation Award 2019

Ten finalists for Fruit Logistica Innovation Award (FLIA) 2019 have been selected. "The FLIA is regarded as the most important industry award," sai... continue reading »

Food Production Incentive Program awards $12 million to four companies

The California Energy Commission (CEC) recently announced its first awards under the new $57 million Food Production Incentive Program (FPIP). Accordi... continue reading »

Standout produce: Stories behind award-winning packaging

By Kathy Gibbons | Contributing Writer When Danny Mucci spotted a unique one-bite cucumber variety that was even smaller than Mucci Farms’ snack-... continue reading »