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Why do some retailers sell more organic produce than others? When will there be a consistent organic produce supply? When will the prices be more attractive? Why are only a small number of organic items advertised by retailers? There are still many lingering questions about the fresh organic produce evolution. Still, as organic produce sales were up 8.7 percent in 2018, this category continues its ambitious growth each year.... Read more

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As a family-owned grower and shipper operation of fresh market vegetables, King Ferry, NY-based Turek Farms relies heavily on New York-grown produce, as the state’s growers represent approximately 67 percent of its sales. Jason Turek, a partner in both Turek Farms and its marketing arm, Cayuga Produce Inc., said it’s been a nightmare of a spring so he’s glad... Read more

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ELBA, NY — The roots of Torrey Farms run deep for good reason. For more than 300 years the 12-generation enterprise has thrived on about 15,000 acres that roams parts of Genesee County here, representing heritage, family/employee value, commitment to quality and clinging to the farm motto set in the 1800s — “Our Word Is Our Bond.” “Staying true to those words,”... Read more

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NMB's Buchsbaum will lead retail outreach in the Northeast
The National Mango Board welcomed Meg Buchsbaum as its new retail account manager for the Northeast. Buchsbaum comes to the NMB with more than 20 years of strong retail, wholesale, produce buying and product development expertise. Buchsbaum will work with retailers in the Northeast of the U.S. to set... Read more