Monthly Archives: September 2017

Florida produce industry assesses the damage of hurricane Irma

Excerpts from an article written by Astrid van den Broek and Rebecca Dumais, 9/19/17 for Fresh Plaza Florida growers of exotic and tropical produce were severely impacted by hurricane Irma last week. “Virtually all farms and groves in Miami Dade … Continue reading


After Irma pizza



Most of Florida’s crops were severely impacted by hurricane Irma. Brooks Tropicals is assessing the extent of these damages. Meanwhile Brooks Tropicals will continue to supply other tropicals, including Caribbean Red papayas from Guatemala, SlimCado avocados from Dominican Republic, and … Continue reading


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