Chris Koger

Chris Koger

BC Tree Fruits to consolidate facilities under One Roof

The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative, Kelowna, British Columbia, has purchased 85 acres of land in Kelowna, with plans to build a new facility.

Check out these new products vying for United Fresh awards

The United Fresh Produce Association has named 48 new products as finalists in its 2019 Innovation Awards.

Fruit World hires Cindy Richter in business development role

Cindy Richter is the new director of business development at Fruit World Co., Reedley, Calif.

Todd Haffield returns to IMG Citrus

Todd Haffield has joined IMG Citrus, Vero Beach, Fla., as director of packinghouse operations, a role he had at the company from 2010-17.
May 08, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce Crops, #Citrus, #People

Duncan Family Farms hires Will Feliz as president

Will Feliz has returned to Duncan Family Farms, Goodyear, Ariz., as president.

C&D Produce Outlet South barred from industry

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has sanctioned C&D Produce Outlet South Inc., Palm Springs, Fla., for Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act violations.
May 08, 2019 by Chris Koger #Produce (General), #PACA, #USDA

Tara Larson joins JOH’s Great Lakes region

JOH, Billerica, Mass., has hired Tara Larson in the Great Lakes region as an account manager.

TQL honors service members, families

Total Quality Logistics is helping the public thank U.S. military members through cards, and the industry can contribute to service orgs through the logistics company.

Seminar addresses treating citrus disease organically

The Organic Center has a web seminar on citrus greening/huanglongbing and how to fight it while maintaining organic integrity.

Procacci/Garden State buys A. Vassallo at Phillly market

Procacci Holdings LLC’s Garden State Farms at the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market has expanded with the purchase of a neighbor at the facility, A. Vassallo Inc.