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Port strikes and congestion cause delays for Indian produce imports

Port strikes and general congestion have made headaches for Indian fruit importers.
February 22 , 2013

Fruit Crush-ups win Australian product award

A convenient fruit pouch won the Kids' Snack category in the Australian Product of the Year awards 2013.
February 22 , 2013

Total Produce-Oppy alliance gives "huge footprint" to growers

The heads of Total Produce and Oppy talk shop about their alliance and plans for growth.
February 22 , 2013

Chile announces new melon and watermelon varieties

Breeders have released two new melon and watermelon varieties meant for fresh processing.
February 22 , 2013

Wal-Mart reports strong sales, welcomes lower taxes

A lower than expected tax rate boosted Wal-Mart's 2012 financial results, while sales rose 5%.
February 21 , 2013

Top global blueberry industry leaders to meet in Chile

The third International Blueberry Organization (IBO) meeting will bring global industry leaders together in April.
February 21 , 2013

NZ: Seeka annual report reflects hardship of Psa

Psa infections for Zespri Gold kiwifruit created a tough year for New Zealand's Seeka.
February 21 , 2013

Opinion: asking the right questions about protected produce labels

Eric Viramontes is critical of limited labeling definitions surrounding protected horticultural products.
February 21 , 2013

Fresh fruit export growth drives Peruvian agricultural trade surplus

Peru's produce exports forged ahead in 2012 for grapes, asparagus, mandarins and bananas.
February 21 , 2013

Strawberry licensee fights illegal plant duplication in Egypt

Ekland Marketing is working to enforce legal strawberry licensing in Egypt to protect authorized growers.
February 21 , 2013