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Global impact of avocados at West Pak Avocado

- General News
West Pak Avocado, a California-based grower, packer, and distributor of premium avocados, just released its latest Avo Effect campaign video, The Global Impact of Avocados.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – September 25, 2020

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Pamela and Greg discuss the United Fresh Washington Conference, and how Walmart's leading changes in transportation. 

Why it doesn’t matter how you cut a mango

- Produce with Pamela
I've seen ridiculous videos of consumers trying to figure out mangos. Here's my kindergartener taking you to school on how it's done.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – September 18, 2020

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Pamela and Greg discuss the latest in the USDA’s Farmers to Families Food Box, supply issues …

Big Y announces new Fresh & Local distribution center

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Big Y’s Fresh & Local Distribution Center provides local farmers and food producers with an efficient, one-stop location that saves them time and money related to delivering to individual stores.

Bad weather, not fire, plaguing Salinas crops

- General News
Fire provides the drama, but the erratic weather the past month in the Salinas, CA, region takes the blame for market problems now. Prices for many leaf items are rising rapidly as growers report lighter yields and disease problems.

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – September 11, 2020

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Pamela and Greg take stock of how fires are affecting fresh produce production on the west …

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – September 4, 2020

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Pamela and Greg discuss a new list from Consumer Reports that takes the Dirty Dozen a …

Exploring COVID grocery trends

- General News
Now that we have several non-holiday weeks in a row to establish somewhat of a baseline, it was time to really look at the "why" behind the numbers. 

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – August 28, 2020

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Pamela noticed two key differences in the third round of awards released this week, and Greg says fires in Salinas have calmed down, but quality issues will remain, likely through the Yuma transition.