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Opinion: North American Blueberry Council’s response to Consumer Reports

North American Blueberry Council President Kasey Cronquist addresses negative reports around the crop.
April 19 , 2024

US Ambassador to Chile on Systems Approach for table grapes: "We are working hard"

“I know this issue is a high priority for producers here in Chile, as it is for us in the United States. We are working hard with La Moneda,” Ambassador Meehan said.
April 19 , 2024

World Citrus Organization projects lower Southern Hemisphere volumes for 2024

Adverse weather conditions around the globe negatively impacted yields, but expectations have improved, WCO said in a release, leading to only a slight drop in production.
April 19 , 2024

Guatemalan mango volume to US sees increase

PRESS RELEASE - National Mango Board Market News Summary for week 15 – Mexico, Guatemala and Nicaragua mango volume Mango volume shipped on week ending 04/13/2024 was approximately 3,022,066 boxes for a total of 19,418,943 boxes for the season. This week volume is about 30% higher than what was shipped the previous week. Mexico Crop Information – on week ending 04/13/2024 - Pages […]
April 19 , 2024

US agriculture products find promising market in Colombia

The report highlights that opportunities are growing as Colombian incomes rise and retail outlets expand. 
April 19 , 2024
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Fresh Farms sales team expands As the company gears up for the current Mexico grape season, Shaun Ricks joins the team with a clear vision and dedication to furthering the success of Fresh Farms.

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El Niño effect drives food crisis in Southern Africa PRESS RELEASE (SOUTH AFRICAN GOVERNMENT NEWS AGENCY) - Southern Africa is in the grip of an urgent crisis, according to the Food, Agriculture and Natural Resources Policy Analysis Network (FANRPAN).  According to the FANRPAN, a record-breaking dry spell lasting over 30 days is scorching countries – Angola, Botswana, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.  […]

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USDA proposes rule for exports and reserves of tart cherries This action would set the free percentage of tart cherries at 94% and the restricted percentage at 6%. 

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APHIS updates federal domestic soil quarantines map APHIS restricts the movement of domestic soil from areas within the continental United States that are under quarantine for specific plant pests.

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New Zealand and Asian Development Bank partner on mangos PRESS RELEASE (Plant & Food Research) - Plant & Food Research and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have agreed to cooperate on an initiative, and the New Zealand research institute has also secured a contract with Quezon City, the largest city in metropolitan Manila. Signing ceremonies for both these developments will occur in Manila today, […]

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Spain calls South Africa WTO dispute “threats and blackmail” The committee argues that the fruit is indeed a “​​scientifically proven means of contagion” and not a cosmetic problem as the South African citrus sector has assured.

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Two-color dragon fruit developed by Chinese researchers Researchers from the Yangling Vocational and Technical College in Shaanxi, China, announced a new dragon fruit or pitaya variety called “New Two Color”.

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USDA accepting applications for August trade mission to Colombia USDA Under Secretary Alexis M. Taylor will lead an agribusiness trade mission to Bogotá, Colombia, Aug. 13-15, 2024.

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Goldenberry Farms sues over Sugar Mango trademark infringement Goldenberry follows a ‘zero tolerance’ policy against infringement, Michelle Anders, communications director for the brand, said in a statement. The company has already won enforcement cases in Colombia, North America, and Europe.

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Agronometrics Shorts: Chile leads South American nations in global fruit exports With fresh cherries, plums, and grapes as its primary sources of export, Chile occupies the fifth position, surpassing the $7 billion mark in fruit exports.

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