California vineyards, orchards awarded $66 million in healthy soil grants

The California Department of Food and Agriculture has awarded $66 million in grants from its Healthy Soils Program to a total of 940 projects. The ... continue reading »

FDA takes steps to limit lead in juice

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued draft action levels for lead in single-strength (ready to drink) apple juice and other single-strengt... continue reading »

FDA updates guidance docs for juice hazards, low-acid canned foods

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has updated three guidance documents for food producers covered by the FDA’s regulations. They are fo... continue reading »

Better Juice, GEA Group to partner on ramping up sugar-reducing juice technology

FoodTech start-up Better Juice has inked an agreement with a major U.S. fruit juice manufacturer for commercial installment of its sugar-reduction tec... continue reading »

Cutting down on sugar in fruit juice

Israeli company Better Juice has developed groundbreaking new technology that naturally lowers sugar content in juice and products using juice. Tw... continue reading »

Apples most consumed fruit, followed by bananas, oranges

Apples held the top spot for total fruit available for consumption in 2019 with loss-adjusted apple juice availability at 12.6 pounds (1.4 gallons) pe... continue reading »

Peterson Farms acquires juicing company Lakewood Organics

Shelby, Michigan-based produce processor Peterson Farms says it will retain decision-making authority following investment by an Abu Dahbi-based fund,... continue reading »

Is cantaloupe juice the next big thing?

Summer in Georgia yields a bounty of fresh fruit and vegetables. In fact, Georgia is one of the top producers of cantaloupe in the U.S., and Georgia-g... continue reading »

Organic juice bar franchise announces partnership with Tim Tebow

Clean Juice, the first and only national USDA-certified organic juice bar franchise, announced recently its official partnership with professional foo... continue reading »

Sugar-free juice startup Better Juice gets $8 million investment

Better Juice, the first company to reduce all sugars from natural juices, has raised an $8 million seed-round investment. This investment was led ... continue reading »