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Braga Fresh debuts organic chopped salad kits

Braga Fresh debuted two chopped salad kits under its Josie’s Organics brand at the 2024 Organic Produce Summit in Monterey, California, on July 11. ... continue reading »

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Canadian company acquiring Ohio-based specialty food manufacturer

Canada-based Lassonde Industries is acquiring The Zidian Group, which operates Ohio-based specialty food manufacturer Summer Garden Food, for $235 mil... continue reading »

PMMI Foundation awards nearly $200,000 in scholarships

The PMMI Foundation, the charitable arm of PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, has awarded nearly $200,000 this year in e... continue reading »

Cold-pressed juice product receives Mindful Awards recognition

Wonder Juice, a line of organic cold-pressed juice made from fresh fruits and vegetables, has been named the Juice Product of the Year in the 2024 Min... continue reading »

Let us know what matters to you in reader survey

Don't miss your chance to let us know what matters to you! Produce Processing is conducting a survey to gather insights on topics of interest to its r... continue reading »

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UF researchers make promising broccoli breakthrough

University of Florida researchers have made advances in delaying the aging of broccoli. The findings have the potential to aid in preserving other veg... continue reading »

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PEF technology aims to revolutionize fruit and vegetable processing

Dutch-German company Pulsemaster has launched a new compact, industrial-scale pulsed electric field (PEF) system that’s designed to treat fruits and... continue reading »

New 120,000-square-foot cold storage facility planned in Louisiana

Ti Cold and Agile Cold Storage are partnering to build a new 120,00-square-foot cold storage complex in Pearl River, Louisiana. The 50-foot facilit... continue reading »

USDA: US ag exports generated $412B economic output in 2022

The value of U.S. agricultural exports totaled $197.4 billion in 2022 and generated $214.6 billion in economic activity for a total economic output of... continue reading »

Partnership to explore creating biofertilizers from pineapple residue

A partnership between Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc. and a Spanish biotechnological solutions company will explore maximizing pineapple residue using bi... continue reading »