CMI Orchards’ overall organic apple production is up 25.5% over last year, and organic pear production is up 73.2%. Additional growth is expected in the new year.
The United States dominates in exports of pears to Mexico, especially from Oregon and Washington.
Argentina, one of the largest exporters of pears and lemons in the world, has exported nearly 800,000 tons of fresh fruit in the first 10 months of this year.
CMI Orchards has entered into a partnership with Independent Warehouse, Inc. to expand pear distribution to domestic and international retailers.
Pear Bureau Northwest is launching the 2020 edition of its annual World Pear Day on December 5.
Producing Rushing Rivers pears is no easy feat. From perfecting growing practices to flawless ripening and packing techniques, Stemilt’s teams have taken an oath to improving the pear category through their internal program, Operation Flavor, a 360 degree commitment to setting a new standard for the flavor of pears.
With the 2020 harvest from Washington's Wenatchee and Yakima districts and Oregon's Mid-Columbia and Medford districts completed, Pear Bureau Northwest (PBNW) is sharing the industry's commitment to supplying retailers and their customers with flavorful pears through a handful of new tactics.
While PMA Fresh Summit is taking a virtual approach this year, don’t forget to stop by and chat with Stemilt to learn about their multitude of package options that can help retailers elevate their apple and pear categories.
Celebrate the goodness of pears on Saturday, December 5 for World Pear Day. Recognized as a world holiday, World Pear Day is an ideal time for pear promotions.
For the 2020-21 Northwest pear season, USA Pears is once again going to celebrate National Pizza Month with its pear pizza campaign.