Category: Stories By Region

Market and Crop Updates for June 22

Market and Crop Updates for June 22

MARKET North Carolina: Derek Ennis with L&M Marketing in Raleigh, NC, told us on June 21 demand for North Carolina onions has been very good. “We have been very happy with thi ...

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MILLENNIAL TRAILBLAZER: Stefan Matheny embodies Millennial enthusiasm and industriousness

MILLENNIAL TRAILBLAZER: Stefan Matheny embodies Millennial enthusiasm and industriousness

It is our pleasure to provide River Point Farms in Hermiston, OR, with a double dose of exposure this week – we’re profiling Stefan Matheny, River Point’s energetic director of sa ...

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Mackenzie Mills accepted into 2017-2018 United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program

Mackenzie Mills accepted into 2017-2018 United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program

River Point Farms’ Mackenzie Mills has been named one of the 15 class members of United Fresh’s Produce Industry Leadership Program. Mackenzie, who is in sales and account managem ...

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Video of the Week – Bakersfield, CA Onion Packing

Video of the Week – Bakersfield, CA Onion Packing

Many Thanks to Robert Bell with Western Onion Sales, Inc. for sending the latest onion packing at Rio Farms! ...

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Market and Crop Update for June 15

Market and Crop Update for June 15

MARKET California/Five Points: Mike Smythe with Telesis Onion Co. in Five Points, CA, reported on June 14 that demand has been strong and the market is firming up. “We have availa ...

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Photo Galleries of the Week, June 15

Photo Galleries of the Week, June 15

This week, not just one California onion region, but two: Piru and San Joaquin Valley. Photos are courtesy of Robert Bell with Western Onion Sales Inc. Piru, CA Onion Crop. June 1 ...

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PMA Foodservice just around the corner – IEO hosting brunch again

PMA Foodservice just around the corner – IEO hosting brunch again

It’s almost time to “Innovate the Plate,” where trends and strategies will be explored inside and out during the annual PMA Foodservice Conference & Expo July 28-30 at the Por ...

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CFVGA, CPS hosting Research Symposium in Denver

CFVGA, CPS hosting Research Symposium in Denver

A two-day research symposium hosted by the Center for Produce Safety and the Colorado Fruit & Vegetable Association will take place Tuesday, June 20, and Wednesday, June 21, a ...

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Softball? Snowball!

Softball? Snowball!

The Annual Jim Watson Memorial Tournament softball matchup at the Idaho-Oregon Fruit and Vegetable Association Convention in McCall, ID, June 8-11 brought out the competitor in ev ...

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Market and Crop Update for June 8

Market and Crop Update for June 8

MARKET California Imperial Valley: Cindy Elrod with Yerington, NV-based Peri and Sons said that company was finishing packing reds in El Centro on June 7. California Bakersfield: ...

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