Sebastian Ramírez, Author at FreshFruitPortal.com
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Agronometrics in Charts: Mexican avocados stealing the show once again

Mexico continues to top the charts as the world’s top avocado exporter, with over 6,720 million pounds shipped in the past 3 years.
January 31 , 2023

Joe Sbrocchi joins Pure Flavor's leadership team

Pure Flavor has announced produce industry veteran, Joe Sbrocchi, to the position of Senior Vice-President, Business Development & Strategy.  Sbrocchi's career history has been in the vendor and the buying communities (Sobeys & Walmart), and most recently over the last five years as the Executive Director & General Manager of the Ontario Greenhouse Vegetable Growers […]
January 30 , 2023

Veganism rising in Germany, USDA says

Germany is the second largest importer and third largest exporter of consumer oriented agricultural products worldwide, and by far, the most important European market for exporters. 
January 30 , 2023

South African deciduous fruit farmers struck by power cuts

Utility company Eskom has anticipated that the issues could continue for two more years at least.
January 30 , 2023

USDA estimates all citrus categories down for 2022-23

A recent report by the USDA is estimating that global citrus production will decrease in all categories for the upcoming 2023 season.
January 30 , 2023
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Global Coalition of Fresh Produce concerned about the supply of fruits and vegetables Current challenges include substantial increases in costs, inefficiencies, delays in transportation, labor shortages,  dwindling consumer purchasing power, and obstacles to international trade, among other factors. 

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Peruvian grape volumes catching up in Europe Consumers in Europe are facing severely increased cost of living and grapes are not a necessity, which could lead to less demand for the product.

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UF/IFAS research: 70 years working on varieties of Florida strawberry During the Florida strawberry growing season, which runs through April, the industry generates $300 million for the state’s economy

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GreenTech Americas boosts horticultural productivity The show offers an ‘open to all visitors’ GreenTech Stage and an educational Conference Programme.

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North Bay strategy drives two hires The company is seeking to build on the West Coast and Mexican relationships.

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Mountain Mushroom Farm shooting: Suspect charged with 7 counts of murder The suspect, who the authorities believe acted alone, used a registered semi-automatic gun to shoot four people at the Mountain Mushroom Farm. 

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Chilean Ministry of Agriculture signs collaboration agreement with UC Davis Signed by the UC Davis Chancellor, Gary S. May, and the Chilean Minister of Agriculture, Esteban Valenzuela, the collaboration will give rise to specific projects to be agreed upon through annex agreements between the two institutions.  

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Maersk and MSC to terminate vessel-sharing alliance This comes as both companies saw a divergence in their respective business strategies during the pandemic.

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Sky Brown to Rockit with innovative apple brand The 14-year-old Olympic medallist will be collaborating with Rockit in their upcoming campaign.

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