Monthly Archives: September 2015
Today we celebrated with Brittany the upcoming arrival of little Emi.
Excerpts from a Produce Business article in the 9/15 edition written by Mark Hamstra Brooks Tropicals, the Homestead, FL-based supplier of the SlimCado, a green-skinned avocado containing less oil than the Hass variety, offers retailers an array of ideas for … Continue reading
Excerpt taken from an article written for WLRN.org By KENNY MALONE • SEP 11, 2015. As part of that program, some growers near the fruit flies may have to use a special crop treatment. However, growers in a larger quarantine … Continue reading
Excerpts from an article in The Packer written by Doug Ohlemeier September 09, 2015 | 4:56 pm EDT Florida and federal officials have quarantined a small part of south Florida’s Redlands avocado and tropicals production area to eradicate the Oriental fruit … Continue reading
Extracted from an article written by Jenny Staletovich An outbreak of an aggressive Asian fruit fly — believed to be the largest so far in the state — has triggered a quarantine of about 85 square miles of fertile farmlands … Continue reading