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Oranges make a comeback on Produce Market Guide

In a reversal from the previous week, oranges are once more No. 1 on Produce Market Guide, booting lettuce to the No. 2 spot the week of Dec. 2.

Wholesum debuts heirloom tomatoes at Global Organic Produce Expo

Wholesum, Amado, Ariz., will be shipping a new line of organic heirloom tomatoes soon.

Alex DiNovo's 2050 produce predictions

As one year closes and another begins, it is a good time to take stock of everything that has happened and look forward to plan and predict what the future might hold.

Give shoppers something to talk about

It is a fabulous feeling to have a story to share, and Rouses Markets delivered that for its shoppers Dec. 4 with a promotion centered around the world’s largest avocado display at its store on Tchoupitoulas Street.

Lemonade Day and Limoneira ink two-year charitable licensing agreement

Youth entrepreneurship group Lemonade Day and citrus supplier Limoneira Company have established a two-year charitable licensing agreement.

Lettuce takes over on Produce Market Guide

Oranges were once again knocked out of the No. 1 spot on Produce Market Guide, this time by lettuce, which moved up two slots from the previous week to take the lead the week of Nov. 25.

Sustainable packaging choices not always simple

The demand for sustainability in packaging is growing but the choices in pursuit of that goal aren’t necessarily easy.

Green Thumb Farms launches a program to develop, introduce varieties

Green Thumb Farms has launched a program fall to discover and develop new potato varieties. 

Millennial avocado shoppers shine, study reveals

New research reveals that millennial shoppers who buy avocados are important both to the avocado category and to the entire produce department.

USDA: inflation stays below trend for retail food

Year-over-year retail food price increases continue to be tame and more of the same is expected for 2020.