Strong Peruvian table grape preseason suggests "bigger" 2022-23 season

Between May and June of this year, Peru exported over 5.5 million kilos of table grapes, recording a 66.5 percent increase compared to the 3.3 million kilos dispatched in the same months last year.

calendar_today August 11 , 2022
Why locally developed table grape varieties matter

Jorge Torres G. - White Seedless Manager at the Vida Produce Company, and ASOEX Fruit Technology Consortium Director explains why Chilean table grape growers must also be focused on developing their own varieties which respond to the country's unique growing conditions and logistical reality.

calendar_today May 05 , 2022
AM Fresh, Rio Blanco target new table grape varieties with Mexico JV

Rio Blanco's Terramara operation will be used by the JV to deploy new premium table grape varieties in the region.

calendar_today March 29 , 2022
Grapa Varieties appoints Shiko Domovitz as new CEO 

Rafi Karniel will transition to Chairman of the Board following his 15 year tenure as CEO.

calendar_today March 28 , 2022
Cornell, Sun World launch two new table grape varieties 

An "ultra-early ripening green seedless grape variety with a sweet Muscat flavor and firm crisp texture” and  a “midseason ripening red variety with large berries and a tropical aroma with overtones of mango” are two new grape varieties to hit the market.

calendar_today March 23 , 2022
Chile unveils new red seedless table grape variety 

Chilean growers will have a new early and mid-season red seedless table grape variety developed in the South American country.

calendar_today March 20 , 2022
Peru extends back end of grape season with late varieties

Peru's grape exports in the first four days of March this year nearly matched the total exported in the whole of the month last year.

calendar_today March 14 , 2022
Table grape industry reacts to announcement of SNFL-IFG merger

We spoke with several key industry members from around the world to hear what they make of the deal that would tie-up two table grape breeding powerhouses.

calendar_today March 10 , 2022
SNFL announces deal to acquire IFG

AM FRESH Group, which will be the controlling shareholder of the combined entity, says the move will accelerate varietal breeding, development and commercialization

calendar_today March 08 , 2022
Italian customs intercept illegally grown proprietary table grapes

The detained goods were subjected to a DNA test, determined to be a variety of grapes that was due to enter the market fraudulently and therefore approved to be destroyed by the Court of Ravenna.

calendar_today October 27 , 2021
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