Strawberries remained the top crop in Ventura County in 2017, and the county’s 10 leading crops in terms of value are mostly fruits and vegetables.
Patricia “Trish” Zecca is the new chairwoman for The Produce for Better Health Foundation.
The deadline to apply for the Frieda Rapoport Caplan Family Business Scholarship is approaching.
Baldor Specialty Foods, Hunt’s Point, N.Y., has promoted Thomas McQuillan to vice president of strategy, culture and sustainability.
University of Florida researchers, using funds from the state Legislature, are attacking citrus greening disease through a number of projects.
Washington apple marketers are forecasting a fresh crop of 131 million 40-pound boxes in the 2018-19 season, a 2% drop from the previous crop of 134 million boxes.