LATEST NEWS FROM Northeast (U.S.)

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13:48PM Feb 17, 2020

What Bolthouse Farms is doing now that it’s independent

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor

NEW YORK — The Bolthouse Farms gang is back together, and they’re pumping out new product lines that embody the new company mission: Plants powering people.

16:50PM Oct 16, 2019

NJ-based AeroFarms receives sustainability award, launches microgreens

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor

Newark, N.J.-based AeroFarms won the Responsible Business Award for Sustainable Innovation at the Ethical Corporation Awards, a Reuters event.

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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.

15:25PM Oct 14, 2019

Farmers Worry about ‘Flash Drought’

AgDay TV
AgWeb Contributor

Conditions are making things tough for farmers. There are growing concerns for cattle, cotton and corn due to the worsening drought that was fueled this summer by record heat.

15:23PM Oct 09, 2019

EPC event spotlights NFL legend who inspired movie

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Mark Wahlberg played him in the movie, “Invincible.” Nobody got past this fan-turned-wide NFL receiver, who captured the crowd at the Eastern Produce Council tailgate event.

14:23PM Sep 30, 2019

You missed these people (and more) at the NEPC expo in Boston

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor

Check out some of the businesses, people and news you missed (or you saw yourself) at the 20th anniversary New England Produce Council's Produce, Floral and Foodservice Expo in Boston.

10:37AM Sep 30, 2019

U.S. senator asks USDA to investigate grower price disparity

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., has asked the U.S. Department of Agriculture to investigate why produce-grower prices have stayed stagnant or declined while prices have increased along the supply chain.