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Australia’s fruit and vegetable shortages to continue for six weeks

As the impact of floods and cold weather hits Australia, the farmer’s federation predicts that fruit and vegetable shortages will continue for six weeks, but warns that distribution issues and high prices could persist.
June 24 , 2022

Camposol makes good progress towards year-round avocado supply

With its avocado season in full swing, Camposol is broadening its focus to include additional areas to develop further sourcing alternatives and strengthen year-round avocado supply.
June 24 , 2022

California Giant forecasts "strong harvest" for blueberries

California Giant Berry Farms has revealed that it expects the blueberry season to bring high yields and exceptional quality this summer, as consumer demand remains firmly in place.
June 24 , 2022

UF scientist sees a bright future for Florida-grown grapes

Scientists are researching and growing new varieties to meet the increasing market demand for Florida-grown grapes.
June 24 , 2022

Fertilizing vegetables in the home garden

Unsure about how to fertilize your garden vegetables? This great guide from the University of Maryland Extension gives you all you need to know
June 23 , 2022

Asia’s shortage of empty containers may worsen Rotterdam congestion

The Dutch port has faced an onslaught of both goods and empty boxes offloaded from other European maritime operations, shipping experts said.
June 23 , 2022

Fresh del Monte to expand organic bananas to the U.S. market

Fresh Del Monte is expanding its fresh fruit offering by working to sell Fair Trade Certified organic bananas in the U.S., as well as Canada.
June 23 , 2022

$83M worth of cocaine delivered to supermarket in banana crates

Employees at supermarkets in the Czech Republic have found approximately 1,800 lbs of cocaine worth $83 million inside banana crates.
June 23 , 2022

Agronometrics in Charts: New Jersey blueberries off to a strong start

In this installment of the ‘Agronometrics In Charts’ series, Sarah Ilyas studies the state of the New Jersey blueberry season.
June 23 , 2022

Agricultural Water Summit will provide keys to tackling water supply crisis

August 4 2022 will see Chile playing host to the first edition of the Agricultural Water Summit (AWS) in the Conference Centre of San Francisco de Mostazal’s Hotel Sun Monticello.
June 23 , 2022