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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has released a supplement to the 2013 Food Code.
Federal agencies are lending their support to the Local Foods, Local Places initiative to build strong local food systems.
Vision Produce Company has promoted John Caldwell and Lance Nichols.
The Washington State Potato Commission elected its new executive committee for the upcoming fiscal year.
Sakata Seed America has earned Good Seed and Plant Practices certification.
The pending agricultural appropriations bill in the U.S. House seeks to give fruit and vegetable producers additional time to come into compliance with new conservation rules linked to federal subsidies for crop insurance premiums.
Frieda’s Specialty Produce has passed its annual Global Food Safety Initiative benchmark audit and California Certified Organic Farmers organic audit.
WP Rawl, the Pelion, S.C.-based has launched a renovated website at www.rawl.net.
The fresh fruit and vegetable industry is represented on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Policy Advisory Committee and one of six agricultural technical advisory committees announced June 30 by the USDA.
Longtime Kansas City area produce veteran Phil Pisciotta Jr. died June 28 at the age of 87.
Lawrence, Mich.-based A&B Packing Equipment Inc. was presented with the Michigan 50 Companies to Watch award at the annual Michigan Celebrates Small Business event.
The PMA Foundation For Industry Talent is set to host the Joe Nucci Memorial Golf Tournament at this year’s annual PMA Foodservice Conference in Monterey, Calif., on July 23.
Port Manatee’s directory and website are winners of American Association of Port Authorities communications awards.
Recently, One Banana donated more than 2,000 bananas to participants of Asociacion Lirios’ third annual race, Lilies Run Against Epilepsy, in Guatemala City, Guatemala.
A&B Tropical Produce LLC, Miami, has posted a $75,000 surety bond under Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act rules, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture news release.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has cleared the way for Port Everglades in Broward County Florida to start the next phase of expanding its channels.
Produce for Kids, Red Sun Farms and Avocados from Mexico will host a Twitter party at 9 p.m. Eastern on July 15, according to a Produce for Kids news release.
Yerington, N.Y.-based Peri & Sons Farms will continue its partnership with The Produce Mom, aka Lori Taylor, which will focus on educating consumers about selecting, storing and serving Peri & Sons Sweetie Sweet onions, according to a Produce Mom news release.
The Grinstead Group Dallas, is partnering with Plano, Texas-based, Bridgevue Energy. according to a company news release.
Springfield, Ill.-based Tom Lange Co. is scheduled to host its 25th annual golf outing on June 27 in St. Louis, according to a company news release.