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OGS announces Grower of the Year award recipient

- General News
The Organic Grower Summit, Presented by Western Growers and the Organic Produce Network will honor long-time organic grower Vic Smith as the recipient of the fourth annual Organic Grower Summit’s Grower of the Year.

Two new OGS 2021 ed sessions announced

- General News
A pair of recently announced educational sessions will explore how technology is enhancing the production of organic crop production and offer a look at the growth of organic fresh produce sales at grocery stores across the nation over the past two years as part of the 2021 Organic Grower Summit (OGS) presented by Western Growers and OPN educational program, slated for December 1-2 in Monterey, CA.

Fiber-based packaging stands out at OPS

- Produce with Pamela
As one shipper told me, calls for sustainable packaging are like a tsunami, and we’re just seeing the waves recede from the beach. In other words: Brace yourself. It’s coming.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – September 17, 2021

- Analysis
Live from the Organic Produce Summit in Monterey, CA, Pamela tells Greg the expo floor buzz was actually about an event six weeks from now and whether it will still go forward. That would be PMA Fresh Summit scheduled for New Orleans.

At the Organic Produce Summit, we look ahead – will there be a Fresh Summit?

- Analysis
Navigating a crowded expo floor of the Organic Produce Summit Sept. 16, the same topic came up time and again – and it wasn’t the standard “How’s the show?” Everyone wants to know the fate of the Produce Marketing Association’s Fresh Summit at the end of October.

Organic Produce Summit Tours: Driscoll’s

- Produce with Pamela
This was a field tour like no other, partially because it seemed like everyone's first field tour since before the COVID-19 pandemic. 

OPS announces education session: What Lies Ahead for E-Commerce?

- General News
The growth of online/direct-to-consumer purchasing and the opportunities for organic fresh produce companies to play an increasing role in its future will be the subject of the fourth educational session at the Organic Produce Summit, next month in Monterey, CA.

Investigative journalist Larissa Zimberoff to keynote OPS 2021

- General News
Investigative journalist and author Larissa Zimberoff has been confirmed as keynote presenter at the fifth annual Organic Produce Summit, slated for September 15-16 in Monterey, CA.

OPS 2021 adds second CEA education session

- General News
The flourishing development of Controlled Environment Agriculture (CEA) and how retailers and consumers view this emerging segment of fresh produce production, will be the topic of an educational session at Organic Produce Summit 2021.

Sweetgreen co-founders set as keynote presenters at Organic Produce Summit 2021

- General News
MONTEREY, CA (June 14, 2021) – Nicolas Jammet and Jonathan Neman, co-founders and co-CEOs of nationally acclaimed fast causal restaurant chain sweetgreen, have been confirmed as the first of two keynote presenters at the fifth annual Organic Produce Summit (OPS), this September in Monterey, CA.