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Bee Sweet Citrus Valentine’s Day promotions target specialties

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, Fowler, Calif.-based grower-packer-shipper Bee Sweet Citrus highlights its specialty citrus for the holiday promotion.
Feb 06, 2020 by Amy Sowder #Produce (General), #Citrus

Watermelon rejoins Produce Market Guide's top 20

Pummelos and oranges once again came out on top on Produce Market Guide during the week of Jan. 27, with cucumbers holding on at No. 3.

2020 Organic Fresh Trends: Citrus

Citrus fruits enjoy a loyal organic following. Families with kids really favor organic oranges.

Morning Kiss Organic mandarin program expands

DiSilva Fruit, Chelsea, Mass., is expanding its Morning Kiss Organic mandarin program.

Pro Citrus Network’s red mandarin, MandaRosa, heads to stores

Pro Citrus Network, Visalia, Calif., has a new brand of seedless red mandarins, the MandaRosa.

EDEKA and Apeel turn focus to citrus

The German retail organization EDEKA Group is featuring citrus treated with Apeel Science’s shelf-life extender in select stores.

Veg-Fresh opens La Quinta, Calif., office

Veg-Fresh Farms, Corona, Calif., has opened a sales office in La Quinta, Calif., to handle an expanding citrus and melon. Program

Patagonia doubles organic citrus

Patagonia Orchards LLC has added a second grower to boost its output of organic citrus.

Dole to focus on education program

Dole Food Co. has discontinued its line of Dole Organic Salad Kits to concentrate on the development of other organic products.

Malanga makes the top 10 on Produce Market Guide

Pummelos and oranges maintained their lead on Produce Market Guide for the third week in a row.