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Rain delays California strawberry harvest

- General News
Santa Maria and Oxnard, California have received 0.50”- 0.75” of rain over the past 24 hours. Another storm is forecast for tonight December 2 through Sunday December 4.

Sollum receives grant for LED greenhouse lighting for strawberries

- General News
To highlight the benefits of dynamic lighting for Québec horticultural businesses, Investissement Québec, as an agent of the Québec government, has granted Sollum Technologies $350,000 in funding for a technological showcase involving a novel strawberry research trial in partnership with SAVOURA.

Strawberry market to stay high through November

- General News
Markon Cooperative released the following crop update. California strawberry quality continues to recover after heavy rainfall in all California growing regions. Expect to see quality challenges and elevated markets for the next 7-10 days.

Strawberry farmers receive support in fight against soil-borne diseases

- General News
A $1 million dollar grant has been awarded to the Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (Cal Poly) Strawberry Center to research methods to combat soil-borne diseases that harm strawberry plants.

AppHarvest opens indoor farm in Kentucky to grow strawberries and cucumbers

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AppHarvest, Inc. today opened its Somerset, Ky., 30-acre high-tech indoor farm that will grow strawberries and cucumbers and confirmed it has begun commercial shipments of strawberries.

80 Acres Farms introduces vertically farmed strawberries

- General News
The new berries are grown in an 80 Acres Farms facility in Cincinnati and are launching at Dorothy Lane Market locations this fall.

Strawberry demand pushes up prices

- General News
Strawberry demand remains strong, and California growers may not be able to keep up with it thanks to recent weather problems.

Greenhouse strawberries now available year-round at Walmart Canada

- General News
There’s nothing sweeter than strawberry season. That’s why strawberries are one of the most popular fruits in Canada with the average Canadian consuming around three kilograms annually.

ProduceIQ: Hurricanes disrupt produce markets on both coasts

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Global energy markets are on edge, and any move in the wrong (or right) direction will significantly affect fresh produce markets.

California Giant Berry Farms shares strawberry crop update

- General News
California Giant Berry Farms, a leader in fresh sustainable berries, today shared a strawberry crop update, forecasting for giant volumes of organic and conventionally grown strawberries ahead.