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U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer is asking the International Trade Commission to monitor and investigate imports of strawberries and bell peppers, following requests by Florida groups.
Nov 13, 2020 by Chris Koger
Berry grower-marketer Wish Farms, Plant City, Fla., is refreshing its brand with a new look for packaging, new label messaging, updated website and a smartphone app.
Nov 10, 2020 by Chris Koger
Markon Cooperative, Salinas, Calif., is offering foodservice operators a new cardboard clamshell for strawberries that’s fully recyclable.
Oct 06, 2020 by Chris Koger
California Giant Berry Farms has hired Alan Ediger as vice president of sales and Jay Brown as chief financial officer.
Sep 21, 2020 by Chris Koger
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has extended application deadlines for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program for farmers and ranchers in Texas and Louisiana affected by Hurricane Laura.
Sep 14, 2020 by Chris Koger
The California Strawberry Commission, Watsonville, has released a series of training videos to remind agriculture workers of steps to take to remain safe in fields and at home.
Sep 02, 2020 by Chris Koger
Satsuma Farms, Watsonville, a supplier to California Giant Berry Farms, has become the first strawberry Growers to receive Sustainably Grown certification from SCS Global Services.
Aug 26, 2020 by Chris Koger