Fresh Del Monte Produce Inc., through its subsidiary Del Monte International GmbH, has partnered with Queensland University of Technology, located in Brisbane, Australia, to lead innovation toward the development of disease-resistant bananas.
Despite the pandemic, Ecuador managed to set a new banana export record reaching 380 million boxes in 2020.
Panama’s banana growth last year couldn’t be slowed by a virus.
Ecuador exported more than 315 million boxes of bananas from January to October this year, representing …
An analysis of the banana market in 2020 show several volume spikes in the spring as retail adjusted to changing consumer demand early in the pandemic, but both wholesale and retail prices were fairly steady all year long.
Some of the properties up for sale include land purchased for potential agricultural projects, said Mohammad Abu-Ghazaleh - Chairman and CEO, during the company’s third quarter earnings report held Oct. 28.
Did bananas taste better a hundred years ago? Many people believe so.
According to data from the Ministry of Agriculture, Mexican banana exports totaled $141.1 million in the first half of 2020, reflecting a 1 percent year to year increase.
Dole Food Company shared the company’s most recent update on its efforts to combat Fusarium Tropical Race 4, a plant disease that poses an existential threat to bananas, a major staple crop for much of the world.
When it comes to bananas, there’s a reason we use the word interchangeably with descriptions for insanity. It is nearly impossible to make sense of how this all continues to operate the way it does.