assorted fruit including apples, orange slices and grapes

Nominations for Fruit and Vegetable Advisory Committee close Sept. 3

The deadline to nominate specialty crop stakeholders to serve on the Fruit and Vegetable Advisory Committee is Sept. 3. The Secretary of Agriculture w... continue reading »

Calavo adds hydroponics leader to its board

Calavo Growers has appointed a hydroponics industry leader to its board of directors and audit committee. John Lindeman served as Calavo chief financi... continue reading »

A box of betterful organic bluberries is ready for transport

New line of regenerative organic blueberries available through September

A new line of regenerative organic blueberries from AC Foods launched last month and will be available through September. Betterful blueberries, gr... continue reading »

Second-generation strawberry grower receives impact award

Second-generation strawberry grower Mayra Paniagua has received the Strawberry Industry Impact Award from the Santa Maria Valley Chamber of Commerce. ... continue reading »

Produce importer highlights importance of global resource during World Water Day

Continental Fresh, a grower, shipper and importer of fresh fruits and vegetables from Latin America, is teaming with Florida-based nonprofit Blue Miss... continue reading »

Personal-sized pineapples bring variety to fresh produce market

Fresh Del Monte has partnered with a major specialty produce supplier to offer consumers a personal-sized fresh pineapple. The Del Monte Precious H... continue reading »

Okanagan Specialty Fruits opens apple processing facility

British Columbia-based Okanagan Specialty Fruits has opened its new apple processing facility on 42.5 acres in Moses Lake, Washington. Ground was b... continue reading »

Good Foods launches Chunky Guacamole Grab & Go packaging

Good Foods, a leader in dips and guacamoles, has introduced convenient Grab & Go snack packs for Chunky Guacamole and Plant Based Queso Dip. Th... continue reading »

POM Wonderful celebrates 20th anniversary

In 20 years, POM Wonderful has become the world's largest grower of Wonderful variety pomegranates, the number one supplier of the nation's fresh pome... continue reading »

Cherry producer has a new ‘vision’ for optical sorting

In May 2022, the cherry season at Giacovelli Srl’s plant in Turi (Bari), Italy, got underway in high gear, thanks to the new SFS Invision 2 optical ... continue reading »