Industry Announcements
Industry Announcements
Egypt's new DNA laboratory to be ready for 2024 table grape season

PRESS RELEASE Since acceding to the UPOV 91 treaty in 2019, Egypt has been implementing strong measures to fight Plant Breeders’ Rights infringements. In 2021, Egypt’s Minister of Agriculture issued the Ministerial Decree No. 387, obliging farms and packhouses to be approved by the authorities and receive a code to be eligible to export grapes. […]

calendar_today March 01 , 2024
Industry Announcements
Fresh Farms and Jewel Osco unleash fun and flavor with 'Taste to Believe' campaign for Candy Grapes

The campaign places a strong emphasis on creating visually appealing experiences for customers.

calendar_today July 13 , 2023
Industry Announcements
Grape Breeder IFG opening new lab this summer

The facility will be functional early this summer, offering IFG’s research and development team more than ten times the size of its current lab.

calendar_today June 07 , 2023
Industry Announcements
Leadership transition planned for California Table Grape Commission

Ian LeMay, President of the California Fresh Fruit Association will become President & CEO of the California Table Grape Commission in the spring of 2025. 

calendar_today May 02 , 2023
Industry Announcements
"The discussion is now coming back to sustainability on packaging": Q&A with Origin Fruit Direct on EU grape market

The Grape Reporter recently spoke to Corne van de Klundert from Origin Fruit Direct to get his view on what the future of the industry looks like, the importance of branding and new origins that will help the category grow.

calendar_today November 11 , 2021
Industry Announcements
Sun World promotes Melillo to Vice President of Grower Support Services

Sun World International LLC has appointed Michele Melillo to the new position of Vice President of Grower Support Services. Melillo recently managed the company’s agronomic support activities.

calendar_today October 14 , 2021
Industry Announcements
The Biocontrol Brief: How to monitor mealybugs in your table grape vineyard

The nice weather and moderate winter in California make the state particularly attractive to mealybugs. Check out this guide from UAV-IQ on how to use biocontrol methods to monitor them in your vineyard.

calendar_today May 15 , 2019
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