Fresh Direct Produce of Vancouver has been acquired by a private equity firm. Davis Yung, president, CEO and co-founder has an aggressive plan for future growth.
Bonduelle takes on the Canadian single-serve salad market with five, new ready-to-eat salad bowls with all the fixings.
Farm Credit Canada is watching the trends shaping agriculture’s economic outlook for 2019. Overall, the forecast remains positive.
Twelve blueberry growers from Holland, Germany and Belgium have struck a deal to innovate in smart farming and robotic harvesting. The blueberry deal is one of five clusters under the Innoveins umbrella.
The fact that China is buying American-grown rice signals a slight thaw in relations in the trade war that has hit agriculture hard in the American heartland. If tariffs can be eliminated on other agricultural crops, that’s good news for horticulture too.
Gen Z has unique shopping traits and retail expectations. Get to know your young customer today to keep their loyalty tomorrow.
Organizers of the Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers conference issue a reminder: there’s no on-site registration for the Jan. 30-31 event in London, Ontario. On-line registration deadline: Jan. 15, 2019.
Where does the financial risk lie when neither buyer nor seller caused the economic losses in the romaine lettuce crisis?