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Florida’s citrus acreage continues to shrink

- Analysis

Is citrus a vanishing industry in Florida? Recent figures released by USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service …

ProduceIQ: Extreme heat ends; soft demand persists

- Analysis
Overall produce prices continue to fall as late summer demand struggles to gain momentum. Last week’s Western heat wave damaged a few commodities, but the supply drop was insufficient to counter the general economic malaise.

ProduceIQ: Markets unfazed by start of hurricane season

- Analysis
Hurricane Agatha kicked off hurricane season as it battered Southern Mexico, and remnants of the storm drenched South Florida. A solid category 2 storm, Agatha is the strongest May hurricane to make landfall in the Eastern Pacific.

ProduceIQ: Markets remain active through Memorial Day

- Analysis
Memorial Day honors all military members who have died while serving in the U.S. forces. We remember those that have sacrificed themselves to preserve the freedoms that all Americans enjoy. Freedom is not free.

California navel season winds down

- General News
The California navel season is nearing its end with growers expecting to ship through the end of May.

Food Lion launches cause marketing program using branded bags of oranges

- General News
The total amount donated to each local food bank will be based on the number of eligible bagged oranges sold in each food bank’s service area, along with customer donations at the register.

Florida citrus forecast drops again

- General News
USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service released its Citrus January Forecast Jan. 12.

Orange supplies limited between Valencia and Navel seasons

- General News
As the domestic orange market transitions from Valencia to Navel varieties, supplies are light, and prices are high.

California’s 2021-22 navel orange crop to be down 14 percent from last season

- General News
The California Department of Food and Agriculture, along with the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service, set its initial crop forecast at 70 million cartons.

USDA report shows California leads U.S. citrus production

- General News
The last USDA citrus report of the season sees a rise in orange production, led by California.