LATEST NEWS FROM Lemons

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11:33AM Sep 30, 2019

LGS Specialty Sales launches Dish to Discovery

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Fruit importer LGS Specialty Sales, New Rochelle, N.Y., is promoting growing regions around the globe with the Dish to Discovery program.
13:28PM Jun 19, 2019

LGS Specialty Sales lemons from Argentina arriving

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Importer LGS Specialty Sales Ltd., New Rochelle, N.Y., anticipates a “solid” 2019 Argentinian lemon season.
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18:40PM May 28, 2019

Bee Sweet Citrus prepares for summer imports

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Bee Sweet Citrus, Fowler, Calif., is winding down its domestic citrus season, and preparing for the summer import season.
21:59PM Feb 11, 2019

California citrus growers to watch for damage after cold night

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Citrus growers in California’s Central Valley will be checking for possible damage in the coming weeks as some areas saw temperatures drop to as low as 28 degrees Fahrenheit.
13:30PM Feb 04, 2019

Limoneira expands lemon capacity with Argentina agreement

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Limoneira Co., Santa Paula, Calif., has entered into an agreement with FGF Trapani, a family-owned citrus operation in Argentina, acquiring 1,200 acres of lemons up front and another 1,200 over
20:10PM Jan 14, 2019

Volume up, sizing down for California citrus crops

AgWeb Guest Editor
AgWeb Contributor
California growers are expected to produce 80 million cartons of navel oranges during the 2018-19 season, according to estimates from the U.S. Department of Agriculture. That’s an 11% increase over
19:57PM Aug 15, 2018

UPDATED: Lemon market still running hot, but imports may climb

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
(UPDATED, Aug. 16) The California lemon market isn’t backing down from $50 cartons in mid-August, and tight supplies could exist well into September and even October.