Category: New York

Market and Crop Update for March 23

Market and Crop Update for March 23

MARKET: Mexico: Don Ed Holmes with The Onion House in Weslaco, TX, told us on March 22 that the market dipped in the past few days. “A few Texas boys got in earlier in the week an ...

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Christy Hoepting honored with Excellence in IPM award

Christy Hoepting honored with Excellence in IPM award

Christy Hoepting, extension vegetable specialist at Cornell University Cooperative Extension in Albion, NY, was recently recognized for her “exemplary work on behalf of farmers, n ...

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Market and Crop Updates for January 26

Market and Crop Updates for January 26

MARKET UPDATE: Washington: Trish Lovell with Agri-Pack in Pasco, WA, said the market has been “crazy.” She said, “We’re overrun with demand and sold out at $9 on jumbo yellows. Th ...

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2017 Empire State Producers Expo Jan. 17-19 in Syracuse, NY

2017 Empire State Producers Expo Jan. 17-19 in Syracuse, NY

The 2017 Empire State Producers Expo will take place next week, Tuesday, Jan. 17 through Thursday, Jan. 19, at the OnCenter Convention Center in Syracuse, NY, combining major frui ...

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Millennial Trailblazer Dylan Dembeck embraces challenge at Minkus Family Farms

Millennial Trailblazer Dylan Dembeck embraces challenge at Minkus Family Farms

As food safety officer and director of business development at Minkus Family Farms in Orange County, NY, 32-year-old Millennial Trailblazer Dylan Dembeck exhibits not only the cha ...

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Market Update for December 29

Market Update for December 29

California: Gerry Valois with Western Onion in Camarillo said his company is shipping commercial onions out of King City now to primarily West Coast receivers, with some of the pr ...

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Market Update for November 17

Market Update for November 17

New York: Michelle Gurda with A. Gurda Produce in Pine Island told us that demand this week is “moderate.” She said A. Gurda is seeing good increase in movement for the upcoming h ...

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Market Update for October 27

Market Update for October 27

WASHINGTON: Brenden Kent with Sunset Produce in Prosser reported that the market right now is “lacking.” He said, “With export markets as well as domestic markets full, there isn’ ...

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Video of the Week – September 29

Video of the Week – September 29

Thanks to Michelle Gurda of A. Gurda Produce at Pine Island, NY for sending us her harvest video. If you would like to have your video or photo featured on OnionBusiness.com, plea ...

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Market Update for September 15

Market Update for September 15

New York: Maureen Torrey with Torrey Farms in Elba, NY, said her family operation is halfway through harvest with both its red and yellow onions and has been shipping both since e ...

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