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The values of Kern County’s top two crops in 2019 switched, with the almond crop higher than the value of its grape crop for the first time since 2011.
Sep 24, 2020 by Chris Koger
Vidalia onion grower-shipper G&R Farms, Glennville, Ga., has a new logo and branding.
Sep 23, 2020 by Chris Koger
Wildfires were causing a wide range of problems for the produce industry in the first two weeks of September.
Sep 18, 2020 by Tom Karst
The South Texas Onion Committee is conducting a referendum through the U.S. Department of Agriculture on whether to continue the marketing order.
Sep 13, 2020 by Chris Koger
Vidalia onion grower G&R Farms has hired Jon Dorminey as director of operations.
Aug 27, 2020 by Chris Koger
Salmonella Newport cases in the U.S. and Canada continue to increase, with more than 1,000 cases linked to onions from Thomson International.
Aug 19, 2020 by Chris Koger
Episode 12 of Tip of the Iceberg Podcast, brought to you by The Packer and PMG, features an interview with Shay Myers, CEO of Parma, Idaho-based Owyhee Produce and The Packer’s 2020 Produce Man of the Year.
Aug 18, 2020 by Ashley Nickle
Editor-in-chief Tom Karst, news editor Chris Koger and retail editor Ashley Nickle discuss news items of note this week, from a Fresh Summit sneak peek to a recall roundup to columns from industry veterans.
Aug 14, 2020 by Ashley Nickle