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HortNZ defends produce against Aussie mislabeling claims

Horticulture New Zealand calls out AUSVEG on accusations about sub-standard, Chinese produce.
February 20 , 2013

Brazil aims to export niche banana variety

Ivanete Pereira says a new Brazilian export banana will provide something new but won't compete with Cavendish.
February 20 , 2013

U.S.: Del Monte income jumps 54.8% for 2012

Logistics improvements have raised Del Monte's profitability despite lower net sales.
February 19 , 2013

Chile: natural juice company looks for international niche

Chile's Bberri is reaching out to foreign health conscious consumers with its 100% natural blueberry juice.
February 19 , 2013

Wind of change blowing for South Africa

FPEF CEO Anton Kruger talks about South Africa's pipeline of infrastructure projects and governmental value-add plans.
February 19 , 2013

U.K. fears farm labor shortage pending immigration policy changes

Relaxed U.K. labor rules for Bulgarians and Romanians has left some asking, "Who will pick the strawberries?"
February 19 , 2013

Israel: overcoming a diluted produce industry

Israeli Export Institute CEO Ofer Sachs highlights changes for growers since the bankruptcy of Agrexco in 2011.
February 19 , 2013

Chile braces for easier Peruvian avocado entrance

A Chilean avocado industry leader analyzes the implications of Peruvian access without quarantine treatment.
February 19 , 2013

Berries to become top category "one country at a time", says Bjorn

Driscoll's' Soren Bjorn discusses a wide range of berry trends affecting the European, Middle Eastern and Australian markets.
February 18 , 2013

Colombia looks abroad for new mangosteen markets

Mangosteen exporters from Colombia hope to gain U.S. market access.
February 18 , 2013