Tom Burfield

Tom Burfield

Ceickor graduates ag students

Ceickor University, Querétaro, Mexico, has just graduated its first class of students

Simonian adds pomegranate bin options

Bulk bins of pomegranates have been a popular offering from Simonian Fruit Co., Fowler, Calif., for quite a while, said Jeff Simonian, sales manager. But this year the company is adding more options.

California citrus industry opens lab to fight against HLB

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — California has a new weapon in the fight against Huanglongbing, the devastating citrus disease also known as HLB.

Globalmex adds greenhouse acreage

Globalmex International Inc., has expanded its greenhouse acreage in Mexico by 20%

Oppenheimer conducts trials

The Oppenheimer Group offers conventional and organically grown greenhouse tomatoes, colored bell peppers and cucumbers.

Flavor Tree automates pomegranate arils process

Flavor Tree Fruit Co. has changed out some equipment at its arils facility, increasing automation and making the process less dependent on manual labor.

Trinity Fruit expands plantings

Pomegranate volume is expected to be down, but this year Trinity Fruit Co. Inc. sales are expected to increase.

What a 'Wonderful' year

The Wonderful Co. LLC experienced its best year ever in 2018 with dollar sales up 6% versus the previous year, said Charlotte Mostaed, director of marketing.

Wholesum expands volume

Wholesum Family Farms is expanding its greenhouse facilities in Sonora, Mexico, and Amado, Ariz.

Calavo boosts tomato greenhouse acreage by 25%

Calavo Growers Inc. has expanded its greenhouse acreage in Mexico by 25% over last year.