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Kroger delivery quits Central Texas, South Florida

- Featured
Cincinnati-based Kroger Co., can’t handle the heat in South Florida and Central Texas. The company is closing its delivery-only concepts in both markets.

BJ’s Wholesale Club to open North Florida location

- Retail
BJ's Wholesale Club, a leading operator of membership warehouse clubs, announced today that its club in North Jacksonville, Florida, will open on Friday, January 12, 2024.

USDA amends Florida citrus marketing order

- General News
USDA is amending the Florida Citrus Marketing Order to reduce membership of the Florida Citrus Administrative Committee and update quorum requirements

Florida winter storm update

- General News
Markon Cooperative released this update on the Florida weekend storm December 22, 2023.

ProduceIQ: Wait…isn’t hurricane season over?

- Featured
Heavy rain and cooler weather have plagued growers across the Southeastern US and Mexico for weeks. Produce prices are accelerating as holiday demand swells.

Lipman honors four retirees

- General News
Lipman Family Farms celebrates the remarkable careers of four employees who dedicated a combined 150 years of service to the company

Florida strawberry growers plan tech-driven marketing for 2023-24 season

- General News
The Florida Strawberry Growers Association is thrilled to unveil its dynamic marketing initiatives for the 2023-24 winter strawberry season.

Lipman exceeds anniversary celebration initiative goals

- General News
Associates of the Florida produce firm donated an impressive 260,455 meals to food banks, homeless shelters, and soup kitchens

USDA projects big jump in Valencia production

- Analysis
U.S. Valencia orange production will be 23 percent higher in 2023-24, at 20.85 million boxes, up from 16.91 million boxes in the previous season according to a crop forecast issued by USDA on October 12.

Florida Blue Foundation invests $14.5MM to improve food security and health outcomes

- General News
Florida Blue Foundation, the philanthropic affiliate for the state's Blue Cross Blue Shield plan, announced it is awarding $3.3 million in grants to nine community-based programs across the state to improve access to healthy food in food deserts and other rural communities where Floridians have limited access to affordable, healthy food options.