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7/17/19 Daily Newsflash Roundup: Endorsement, New Companies & Updates

Great Lakes Greenhouses Inc has been Endorsed. Exotic Farm S.R.L., M & A FLC and Warren Packaging are new companies to the Market. John Vena Inc., and Miami Tropical Wholesaler Inc., & Vitalis Organic Seeds have updates.
Jul 17, 2019 by Janice Wilson #Newsflash

Lutz to leave PMA, start marketing venture

Industry veteran Steve Lutz plans to leave the Produce Marketing Association Aug. 2 to start his own marketing and communications company. 
Jul 17, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #People

California avocado growers talk labor, trade with Sonny Perdue

Agriculture Sonny Perdue toured an avocado grove in Escondido, Calif., discussing water and labor issues with growers and industry members.

All-new FPFC Expo attracts 1,500

ANAHEIM, Calif. — It seems like there’s always a new twist at the Fresh Produce & Floral Council’s annual Expo.

Growers Express expands recall

Growers Express, Salinas, Calif., has expanded a recall of vegetables after product testing resulted in another positive sample of Listeria monocytogenes.

A produce promotion dilemma

I’ve seen assistants who are just that — great assistants.