Tag: food

Fruits

Transitioning from Flowers to Food

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Locally grown produce presents the largest opportunity for growers nationwide. In July 2015, the USDA estimated that local food sales in the United States have nearly …

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Basic Food Safety for the Grower

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From laying down the crops to even selling the produce, there’s a lot that crosses a farmer’s mind. Food safety and preventing diseases should be high …

Education

2017 United Fresh Preview

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Hosted by the United Fresh Produce Association, the United Fresh Convention will bring together growers, producers, shippers and wholesalers showcasing the newest trends in food, technology …

Education

Editor’s Note: Meeting the Food Safety Compliance Standard

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Food safety compliance: For some, it’s as bad as a root canal. Others might prefer the root canal. – Food safety However, it’s a process all growers …