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Black Gold Farms’ fresh red potato program moves on to Missouri
Black Gold Farms will be harvesting fresh red potatoes in the boot heel of Missouri starting the middle of June. With ideal planting and growing conditions and plenty of moisture, this year’s crop looks to be one of the best yet.  “We’ve been growing red potatoes nestled in the bootheel of Missouri in the Mississippi River Delta for over 10 years, and every year we see the quality get better. This year is no different,”... Read more

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In 2005, Jacob Yosofov founded Jacob’s Village Farm Corp., a wholesale distributor in Brooklyn, NY, specializing in cucumbers, peppers, and eventually expanding into peaches, stone fruit and other popular produce items. “We have a lot of fruit coming from Mexico and Canada, as well as stuff coming in from California, New Jersey and local here in New York,” Yosofov... Read more

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S. Katzman Produce expanding BloomFresh brand
Hunts Point Produce Market-based S. Katzman Produce Inc., has a passion for fresh fruits and vegetables. As a leading company on the market, as well as a major Northeast and beyond distributor, its full line of produce includes every category and top brand names. Stefanie Katzman, fourth generation family member, said the company is always looking for the next... Read more

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Oppy names MacDonald and Gardner to new director roles
Oppy has promoted a pair of veterans to newly created leadership roles within its marketing team. On June 1, Marketing Development Manager Cathie MacDonald was elevated to director of marketing services, while Karin Gardner, previously marketing communications manager, was promoted to director of corporate... Read more