Hazel Technologies Inc., a developer of new USDA-funded technologies to protect quality in the produce supply chain and fight food waste, announces a successful table grape export campaign with Campos Borquez, premier 4th generation grower of Mexican fresh table grapes.
Grape prices are relatively low as supplies transition from Mexico to California. Retail demand has been weak so far this summer as scan data shows grape sales about 10 percent below last year in June.
Karen Hearn is the new Vice President of Domestic Marketing for the California Table Grape Commission.
According to the Association of Chilean Fruit Exporters, the U.S. and China are the top two destinations for Chilean table grapes.
Domestic supplies of many crops will continue to ramp up now that we’re on the cusp of June.
Information on the way in which fresh grapes contribute to both is now available in one place for easy reference.
Giumarra’s Mystic grape program includes Mystic Treat® red seedless grapes, Mystic Sweet® green seedless grapes, and Mystic Pearl® black seedless grapes. Mystic grapes are packed by special order and are available in 2-lb., 3-lb., and 4-lb. clamshells.
The Mexican Table Grapes Growers Association is pleased to announce that their harvest season has begun, and grapes from Sonora are now available.
Potatoes and onions are diverse crops grown in many areas of the country, and even with stronger retail demand, growers and marketers of neither could have anticipated the economic uncertainty that’s come with the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chile’s grape season is ending faster than normal due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but prices have …