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CPS study gauges pathogen risks from ‘forward processing’

- General News
Based on recently completed research led by Xiangwu Nou, Ph.D., with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service, the forward- and source-processing practices did not yield significantly different risks for the survival and growth of E. coli O157:H7 under laboratory simulation.

On the horizon: quinoa leafy greens

- Analysis
Many people are familiar with quinoa, whose seeds are used as a kind of grain; it is rapidly becoming incorporated into mainstream diets. But has anyone heard of eating quinoa greens?

Church Brothers names VP of packaging procurement

- General News
Church Brothers Farms today announced that Amelia Firme has joined the company as vice president of packaging procurement

Little Leaf Farms CEO to keynote Indoor Ag-Con

- General News
Paul Sellew, Founder and CEO of Little Leaf Farms, will give the opening keynote address at Indoor Ag-Con in March

Fresh Express launches wellness challenge

- General News
Fresh Express invites consumers to commit to a 30-day online and social campaign that supports wellness intentions for the new year

Oppy and UP Vertical Farms add top-seal pack

- General News
UP Vertical Farms, an indoor grower of leafy greens, announces the launch of its new top seal pack in collaboration with Oppy.

D’Arrigo celebrates century of excellence

- General News
The major Salinas produce firm commemorates a century of excellence as a family of farming and wholesale companies

Arizona leafy greens season begins

- General News
Arizona governor Katie Hobbs has proclaimed November 2023 as Arizona Leafy Greens Month, marking the start of this year's lettuce season

Church Brothers hires procurement director

- General News
Church Brothers Farms announces that Martin Sotelo has joined the firm as senior director of raw product procurement (US/Mexico).

Misionero offers butter lettuce salad kits

- General News
The Gonzales, CA-based organic leaf greens producer is introducing new salad kits that feature butter lettuce.