As mid-September approached, some sweet potato growers in North Carolina said they were praying for rain. Then, Hurricane Florence rumbled ashore Sept. 14-15 and brought too much of a good thing.
Oct 10, 2018 by Jim Offner
It’s a busy time of year for pear marketers, who are working with retailers to move as much fruit as possible.
Sep 21, 2018 by Jim Offner
The Northwest pear industry likely will have to live without China this season, but export markets elsewhere appear to be wide open.
Sep 17, 2018 by Jim Offner
California citrus suppliers and marketers say they will have ample volumes to market in the fall, even if the numbers fall a bit short of last year.
Sep 11, 2018 by Jim Offner