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Don’t count salad bars out

As disastrous as we all know COVID-19 has been to our nation and to the fresh produce industry, the collateral damage still brings me up short.

National Mango Board tackles topics at United Fresh LIVE!

The National Mango Board has a full schedule of activities for its virtual booth at the United Fresh LIVE! Expo June 15-18.

School association and United Fresh to help students get produce

The School Nutrition Association and United Fresh are partnering to connect produce distributors to school foodservice directors looking for single-serve, wrapped produce as part of meal distributions.  

Dole helps parents with healthy recipe, activity ideas

Dole Food Co. and Action for Healthy Kids is extending a helping hand to parents seeking food, health and nutrition advice as they navigate the reality of the COVID-19 crisis.

UN food and ag group answers top global COVID-19 impact questions

By April and May, the logistics of transporting fresh fruit and vegetables will be in jeopardy from the COVID-19 pandemic more than the production of fresh produce, according to the United Nations.

Gold Coast’s Fantastic Fridays delivers vegetables to students

Gold Coast Packing, Santa Maria, Calif., has a new program called Fantastic Fridays that’s bringing fresh produce to area schools.

Potatoes USA considers effects of coronavirus

DENVER, Colo. — The 2020 annual meeting of Potatoes USA proceeded as planned even as news was breaking that the NCAA decided to exclude fans from its annual post-season basketball tournament the coronavirus, COVID-19.

In-store dietitians improve shopper health

Los Alamitos, Calif.-based Frieda’s Specialty Produce is highlighting the effectiveness of in-store dietitians on National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day March 11.

Produce for Better Health influencers at Consumer Connection show

As part of its influencer engagement strategy, Produce for Better Health Foundation will bring more than 40 retail, foodservice, health and lifestyle experts and bloggers to its Consumer Connection Conference.

Produce for Kids invites public to Twitter party

A Mission for Nutrition campaign by Produce for Kids is inviting people to join a #MissionForNutrition Twitter party.