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Dole Food Company pens 15-year deal with Port of Wilmington

The recently privatized Dole Food Company has pledged its commitment to continued operations in Delaware.
December 11 , 2013

U.S.: dried cranberries to be included in school food options

Dried cranberries have finally made the grade for the USDA's Foods Available List (FAL) for schools.
December 10 , 2013

German study finds bee pollination improves yield, color and shelf life

A recent strawberry study has shown bee pollination has "higher economic importance than hitherto thought".
December 10 , 2013

Aussie fruit industry responds to South Korean FTA

An FTA with Korea is set to "dramatically increase" Australia's competitiveness, but much will depend on protocols and tariff reduction schedules.
December 10 , 2013

China: excess fruit demand drives Joyvio's global sourcing push

Liu Chuanzhi and Chen Shaopeng talk about fruit investment opportunities in Chile, Australia and the U.S.
December 10 , 2013

North America extends fruit fly prevention measures

The United States, Mexico and Guatemala will continue joint efforts to eradicate the Mediterranean fruit fly.
December 10 , 2013

Camposol exec outlines ambitious blueberry plans

Camposol chief commercial officer Jose Antonio Gomez details what lies behind ambitions to build Peru's biggest agri-project, in blueberries.
December 09 , 2013

EU urged to promote fruit and vegetable consumption

With fruit and vegetable consumption declining in Europe, policy makers have been called up to change nutrition policy.
December 09 , 2013

Australia-Korea trade agreement positive for ag exports

With the help of a free trade agreement with Korea, Australia expects to reach AUD$1 billion in nut exports.
December 09 , 2013

Colombia enjoys strong growth in pineapple sector

Colombia's pineapple sector has far surpassed the crop's global growth rate in recent years.
December 09 , 2013