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Market and Crop Update for May 18

Market and Crop Update for May 18

MARKET California: Steve Gill with Gills Onions in Oxnard told us on May 17, “We are finishing harvest today in Brawley ahead of any hot weather with excellent yield and quality.” Steve said Gills has ...

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CHEP an integral player in today’s onion industry

CHEP an integral player in today’s onion industry

Working with grower/shippers “at all points of distribution,” pallet giant CHEP has become integral to the produce industry in general and the onion industry specifically. Recently OnionBusiness.com r ...

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Look out Millennials! Gen Z is nudging its way to head of the class!

Look out Millennials! Gen Z is nudging its way to head of the class!

Savvy marketers are already on this, but it bears repeating: Those babies we bounced on our knees the first decade of this century/millennium are estimated to be more than 70 million strong and not on ...

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USDA dietary guidelines 2015-2020 tout onion benefits

USDA dietary guidelines 2015-2020 tout onion benefits

USDA dietary guidelines 2015-2020 tout onion benefits In its 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans (all 122 pages of it), the USDA looks at how and what Americans eat from just about every concei ...

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Retail Snapshots for May 18

Retail Snapshots for May 18

Pacific Ralph’s Orange, CA Bulk- red onions , $1.29 lb. white onions , $.99 lb. yellow onions, $.99 lb. West Ream’s Food Stores Sandy, UT Bulk- red onions, $.99 lb. white onions, $.99 lb. yellow onion ...

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Instagram Photo Posts of the Week

Instagram Photo Posts of the Week

We are so happy to share these great post photos from our friends on Instagram. It seemed fitting. Particularly, since we have an article on Gen-Zs this week. While these Z's are the kings when it com ...

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Market and Crop Update for May 11

Market and Crop Update for May 11

MARKET California Imperial Valley: Dan Borer with Keystone Fruit Marketing in Walla Walla, WA, told us May 10 quality out of the Imperial Valley has been very good. “I talked to one of our growers yes ...

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Snake River Produce starts new construction in Nyssa, OR

Snake River Produce starts new construction in Nyssa, OR

Like more than a dozen onion growing and shipping operations in the Treasure Valley of Idaho-Eastern Oregon, Snake River Produce in Nyssa, OR, saw several of its structures go down under the weight of ...

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Fermentata brings tangy, cultured note to onions in partnership with Gills

Fermentata brings tangy, cultured note to onions in partnership with Gills

With a “living to eat” philosophy toward health and wellbeing that’s liberally seasoned with a love for tasty food, the sister team of Lauren and Simone Temkin has partnered with onion giant Gills Oni ...

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NRA show speaks to attendees wanting to stay ‘Ahead of the Crave’ and away from ‘The Curse’

NRA show speaks to attendees wanting to stay ‘Ahead of the Crave’ and away from ‘The Curse’

An expansive brush colors this year’s National Restaurant Association’s Restaurant, Hotel-Motel Show May 20-23 at McCormick Place in Chicago, with sessions designed to engage all stripes of foodservic ...

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