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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 »

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Organizations team up to promote summer celery recipes

Dandy Produce has partnered with benefit corporation The Produce Moms to highlight summer salads featuring fresh-cut celery as the star ingredient. ... continue reading »

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 »

New frozen vegetables offerings to launch in July

Food technology company BranchOut Food has shipped the first production of new dried Brussels sprouts and carrot sticks that will be launched nationwi... continue reading »

New 140,000-square-foot facility to grow organic greens, herbs

Soli Organic has unveiled a new, 140,000-square-foot indoor vertical farm in San Antonio, Texas, which will grow more than 10 varieties of greens and ... 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 »

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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 »

Bioinsecticide approved for emergency use on tomatoes in third EU country

A Vestaron bioinsecticide targeting tomato leafminer is now approved for use in three EU countries after Cyprus granted growers emergency access. T... continue reading »

IFPA seeking innovative produce retailers for annual awards

Do you know a retail innovator worthy of recognition? The International Fresh Produce Association wants to hear from you. The organization’s Reta... continue reading »

Grimmway Farms acquiring California fresh-cut produce operation

Global produce leader Grimmway Farms has agreed to purchase the assets of San Miguel Produce Inc. and will integrate its fresh-cut greens operation. ... continue reading »