Tops Friendly Markets Promotes Tom Knapp To Produce/Floral Specialist

February 28, 2019 Tops Friendly Markets

Tops Friendly Markets, a leading full-service grocery retailer in New York, northern Pennsylvania, and Vermont, is pleased to promote Tom Knapp to Produce/Floral Specialist in the East Region for the Williamsville based company.

Proven PGR Option Now Available to Canadian Growers

February 28, 2019 Fine Americas, Inc.

Growers in Canada now have a proven plant growth regulator (PGR) to add to their plant quality strategy. Concise®, a top choice in PGRs among ornamental producers, is now registered for use in Canada.

Good Culture Closes 8M Funding Round

February 28, 2019 Good Culture

Good Culture®, the makers of re-imagined cottage cheese and elevated cultured dairy who aim to make real food for consumers without hurting the planet or the animals, announced today the closing of an $8 million funding round. The round was led by CAVU Venture Partners, with significant investment from 301 INC, General Mills’ new business development and venturing unit, and Almanac Insights, an early stage investment firm founded by David Barber, co-owner of Blue Hill.

Talks Continue Between Quebec Goat’s Milk Producers and Agropur

February 28, 2019 Agropur

Representatives of Producteurs de lait de chèvre du Québec and Agropur Cooperative are continuing the discussions begun a few weeks ago. Under the circumstances, Agropur will continue purchasing goat’s milk until December 2019 in order to provide stability for producers.

Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy Announces Food Safety Training, Resources

The Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy will host food safety workshops that are taught by industry professionals for the benefit of the entire industry.