Georgia Peaches Expected to be Feel-Good Fruit of the Summer

April 2, 2020 Genuine Georgia Group

Georgia Peach growers are anxiously awaiting first harvest of what is shaping up to be the best crop in years. Harvest is expected to begin around the 15th of May and continue through the 15th of August. Following last year’s bumper crop, consumers are eagerly awaiting the quintessential summertime fruit.

Rainier Fruit, Along With T&G Global Donates Jazz Apples to Local Schools Amid National Quarantine

April 2, 2020 T&G Global LTD

In light of national, state and local quarantines related to the coronavirus, Rainier Fruit and marketing partner T&G Global have donated more than 12,000 apples and 26,000 plastic bags to the Selah School District to support their “Meals on the Move” program that is preparing and delivering more than 3200 daily meals to local students.

Dole Launches At-Home Resources Webpage for Parents and Kids

April 2, 2020 Dole Food Company

An existing partnership between the global produce and nutrition leader Dole Food Company and the national nonprofit Action for Healthy Kids (AFHK) is expanding its offering of food-, health- and nutrition-focused information and resources for parents challenged with maintaining healthy routines for their kids and families in the age of COVID-19.

From the CEO of Vanguard International’s Desk: COVID-19 Impacts on the Fresh Produce Industry

The impacts of COVID-19 on the fresh produce industry are fast-moving. Unfortunately, this virus is spreading quickly around the entire globe.

Costa Fruit & Produce Provides Fresh Produce Boxes For Curbside Pickup

April 2, 2020 Costa Fruit & Produce

Costa Fruit & Produce is offering a way for the community to continue putting fresh produce on the table while protecting the health of their family and avoiding grocery store lines.