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Brooks Tropicals’ Caribbean Red to lead peak papaya season

- General News
Though it is available all year round, the most popular season for papaya is approaching for the New Year, and Brooks Tropicals is, quite literally, bringing a lot more color and flavor to the market with its Caribbean Red Papaya.

GRAPHIC: Inside papayas’ growth

- Analysis
The volume of papayas shipped to the U.S. grew by 20 percent from 2020 to 2021, and it’s reflected in growing levels of consumption from American consumers.

Hazel Tech partners with Calavo Growers in shelf-life extension research

- General News
Hazel Technologies Inc., a USDA-supported technology company delivering new solutions for fresh produce to extend shelf-life, increase sales, and combat food waste, announces a partnership with Calavo Growers Inc., one of the leading grower-shippers of fresh Hawaiian papaya, tomato, and Hass avocado in the world.

Papayas show resilience in the market

- General News
Papayas have shown resilience in the face of the pandemic and food safety problems.

FDA declares papaya salmonella outbreak over

- General News

PRESS RELEASE The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and …

Agroson’s responds to FDA warning letter on papaya Salmonella outbreak

- General News

The following statement is from a spokesperson from Davidson Law Group, representing Agroson’s, LLC, BB #:275358 …

FDA calls on papaya industry to re-examine food safety practices

- General News

For Immediate Release: August 26, 2019 Statement From: Acting Commissioner of Food and Drugs – Food …

Papaya importer denies its role in salmonella outbreak

- General News
The papaya importer named by the Food and Drug Administration as “likely linked” to the Salmonella outbreak that’s sickened more than 70 consumers says it has no role in the outbreak.

FDA updates salmonella papaya outbreak, confirms linked distributor issued no recall

- General News

PRESS RELEASE July 19, 2019 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), along with the Centers …

Mexican officials call papaya advisory premature

- General News
According to a statement released by Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the trace back is inconclusive, and that the investigation being conducted by the CDC and FDA has not been completed.