Category: Stories By Region

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.” ...

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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 o ...

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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 ...

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Market and Crop Update for May 4

Market and Crop Update for May 4

MARKET Mexico: Steve Smith with National Onion in Deming, NM, was in Chihuahua on May 3 and told us his operation started bringing in whites on May 2. Yellows will start Monday, M ...

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Walla Walla a sweet deal for WA State Vegetable

Walla Walla a sweet deal for WA State Vegetable

As with most shippers in the federally protected Walla Walla Sweet Onion growing area – the Walla Walla Valley of Southeast Washington and Northeast Oregon – Michael J. Locati is ...

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Maureen Torrey on 14-member farmer roundtable established by Presidential executive order

Maureen Torrey on 14-member farmer roundtable established by Presidential executive order

An April 25 executive order from President Donald Trump was put into effect in the presence of newly confirmed Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and a 14-member farmer roundta ...

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Video of the Week – Arizona Harvest

Video of the Week – Arizona Harvest

Many thanks to Paul Reeping with G Farms/San Bartolo Farms Inc. in Litchfield Park, AZ for sending us this amazing drone video of harvest! ...

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Photo Gallery of the Week – Idaho-E. Oregon Crop

Photo Gallery of the Week – Idaho-E. Oregon Crop

Thanks to Grant Kitamura of Murakami Produce Co. LLC in Ontario, OR for sending us the latest photos of the Murakami Growers crop taken on May 3, 2017. Montero early variety onion ...

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Market and Crop Update for April 27

Market and Crop Update for April 27

MARKET California: Steve Gill with Gills Onions in Oxnard reported that his growers have been harvesting for the plant out of the Imperial Valley. “The quality has been very good, ...

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Peri’s BBQ Bloomer promo shows off grill-ability of super colossals

Peri’s BBQ Bloomer promo shows off grill-ability of super colossals

The winning combo of super colossal sweet onions from Peri and Sons Firebaugh, CA, operation and a portable grill from Coleman team up for the BBQ Bloomer Onion promo to run from ...

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