Monthly Archives: February 2012

Brooks Tropicals announces staff promotions in food safety and research and development

Produce News article written by Christina DiMartino | February 22, 2012 “Clara Sarmiento, assistant to the president [Pal Brooks] of Brooks Tropicals, will take on the additional responsibility of food-safety manager for all of Brooks Tropicals,” said Mary Ostlund, director … Continue reading


Brooks Tropicals Promotes Two

From a 2/28/12 article in Brooks Tropicals is promoting two of its employees this month. Clara Sarmiento, will be adding Food Safety Manager for all of Brooks Tropicals to her resume. She has most recently been the assistant to … Continue reading en Español

If you’ve visited the Brooks Tropicals website lately, you may have noticed the word “Español” underneath the logo. If you click on it, you’ll find the whole website (with some exceptions, but we’re still working on it) in Spanish.  


Starfruit is February’s fruit of the month!

Excerpts from a 2/13/12 article written by Barbara Quinn who writes the column ‘Celebrating fruits and veggies daily’ for the Monterey Herald I found one fairly official-looking food celebration worth remembering each and every month the Fruit and Vegetable of the … Continue reading