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Duncan Family Farms hires Will Feliz as president

Will Feliz has returned to Duncan Family Farms, Goodyear, Ariz., as president.

Seminar addresses treating citrus disease organically

The Organic Center has a web seminar on citrus greening/huanglongbing and how to fight it while maintaining organic integrity.

Leaders review New England Organic Produce Conference

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — How did the inaugural New England Organic Produce Conference go? The Packer's Northeast editor Amy Sowder asks the organizers.

Packer Insight — NEPC, OPN, Viva Fresh and Walmart

Tom Karst, Ashley Nickle and Amy Sowder discuss their reporting this week, from the Viva Fresh Expo to the first joint conference between the New England Produce Council and Organic Produce Network to Walmart news.

Industry turns out for first New England Organic Conference

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Backed by exhaustive data on the organic segment, Matt Lally challenged produce industry members to capitalize on trends that elevate organic food.

Sykes Co. adds organic seedless watermelons

The Sykes Co., Rio Rico, Ariz., is now offering organic red seedless watermelons.

Organic category continues to thrive

Organic produce sales may be no longer be escalating at a double-digit rate, but retailers, foodservice operators and grower-shippers say movement continues to trend upward.

Taylor Farms buys Earthbound Farm from Danone

Taylor Farms, Salinas, Calif., has purchased Earthbound Farm from France-based Danone SA.

Organic conference looks at consumer trust while sales grow

Maintaining consumer trust as the organic category grows will be a pivotal discussion at the Organic Trade Association’s annual conference.

Organically Grown Co. moves to a new ownership model

Organically Grown Co., Eugene, Ore., has received a $750,000 loan to help it move to a new ownership structure.