With an easy-to-peel rind, Sunkist's Gold Nugget mandarins are currently at the peak of their season, as are the company's candy-like Pixie tangerine. Julie DeWolf, Sunkist's director of retail marketing, took some time at the Southeast Produce Council's Southern Exposure to discuss the varieties and other peak-of-season options.
Now that the Chilean grape season is coming to an end, Andy Economou of Tastyfrutti International discussed market conditions with Mary Blackmon, founder of Farm Star Living. Once the Chilean deal is over Tastyfrutti will source its grapes from the Coachella Valley and Mexico.
Cathy Burns, chief executive officer of PMA, is an avid cyclist. In this video, Burns describes how her experience on the bike, teaming with other riders, parallels with what takes place off the bike at PMA. Stronger, faster, better together, PMA’s wheels are always turning to find new ways to help members around the globe grow their business and prosper.
The Southeast Produce Council kicked off its annual conference and trade show March 9 at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort in Orlando, FL, and magic was in the air last night at Southern Exposure's opening reception. Attendees are already enjoying a full schedule of events -- as always.
In this new video Mary Blackmon, founder of Farm Star Living, a national lifestyle online brand promoting the farm-to-everything movement, talks about The Nunes Co. and its 22,000 acres of conventional and organic produce.