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10:21AM Oct 28, 2019

Talking Fresh Summit and indoor farming companies

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
The Packer’s Tom Karst visits with Craig Carlson of Carlson Produce Consulting Oct. 25 about the just-concluded 2019 Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit.
15:36PM Oct 22, 2019

Divine Flavor works to extend grape, vegetable seasons

Tom Burfield
AgWeb Contributor
Diviine Flavor, Nogales, Ariz., is focusing on extending the Mexican grape season with fruit from Chile and Peru.
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08:30AM Oct 16, 2019

Hazel Tech partners with WP Produce on avocados

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
Chicago-based Hazel Technologies Inc. has partnered with Dominican Republic avocado exporter WP Produce to use the post-harvest technology on Desbry brand avocados shipped to U.S. markets.
16:48PM Oct 14, 2019

New York Apple Sales to launch Yes! Apples brand at Fresh Summit

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor
Glenmont, N.Y.-based New York Apple Sales Inc. will launch its new consumer brand of Yes! Apples at the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit Oct. 18-19 in Anaheim, Calif.
11:29AM Oct 14, 2019

Mexican papaya importer highlights food safety at Fresh Summit

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Mexican papaya grower-shipper Super Starr International, Colima, is promoting its food safety programs and track record.
17:39PM Oct 03, 2019

Romaine Task force calls for action, further study of outbreak causes

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
The final report from the Romaine Task Force, convened in the wake of several outbreaks traced to the lettuce, is far from the final say in the matter, with some
17:15PM Sep 09, 2019

Steve Lutz to lead session at NEPC

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor
Industry notable Steve Lutz will be a speaker at the New England Produce Council’s Produce, Floral & Food Service Expo 2019.