SCOTTSDALE, AZ — The March 17-19 annual conference of the Produce for Better Health Foundation highlighted its wide reach to increase national consumption of fruits and vegetables. Good news was offered that between 2008 and 2011, childhood obesity dropped in 18 states.
Anthony Barbieri, senior vice president of PMA, with Marty Ordman, chairman of PBH. Barbieri received an Industry Champion Award from PBH on behalf of PMA.
Elliott Grant, founder and technology officer for HarvestMark, demonstrates Google Glass technology.
Suzanne Wolter of Rainier Fruit Co. with Marty Ordman of PBH and Carolyn O'Donnell of the California Strawberry Commission.