Tag Archives: fruits and vegetables

Canada Loses Preferred access to the U.S. Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act

On October 1st, 2014 Canada lost preferred access to the United States Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA). At this point in time the Canadian … Continue reading

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Jamba Juice Launches Cold Pressed Juice Line

Jamba is expanding is offerings with a line of cold-pressed juices. Made from wholesome fruit and vegetables, the juices are available in 12-ounce bottles … Continue reading

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Baltimore Businesses Encourage Kids to ‘eat brighter!’

Baltimore-area businesses are taking the lead in a national ‘eat brighter!’ movement to inspire young children and their families to eat more fresh produce. … Continue reading

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Produce for Better Health Foundation Offers Marketing Research Grants

Produce for Better Health Foundation (PBH) announces the availability of up to $50,000 to fund market research grants. Eligible projects must address increasing fruit … Continue reading

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Florida Strawberry Grower Wish Farms Releases Children’s Book

Wish Farms announced the launch of their first children’s book, Misty the Garden Pixie, which is available for purchase on their website and on sale … Continue reading

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“Dirty Dozen” List Coverage Declines to Negligible Levels

Science-based information and the clear and concise food safety statements from the Obama Administration resulted in a significant decrease in media coverage of this … Continue reading

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Green Giant Fresh Adds New Items to Retail Product Line

Green Giant Fresh announces today the addition of 15 new fruits and vegetables to their retail product line that will be unveiled at PMA … Continue reading

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PMA Foodservice Conference & Expo Advances Healthy, Flavorful Menu Options

The call from consumers and health advocates for healthier menu options for kids and adults was answered by the produce and foodservice supply chains … Continue reading

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A team effort

Some consumers watch the Super Bowl with a small group of family and friends huddled around the TV. For others it has become a much larger event. However fans chose to enjoy the game, one thing is consistent, a lot of food will be consumed. Continue reading

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