Henry Avocado Recalls Whole Avocados Because of Possible Health Risk

March 25, 2019 Henry Avocado Corporation

Henry Avocado Corporation is voluntarily recalling California-grown whole avocados sold in bulk at retail stores because they have the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. Henry Avocado is issuing this voluntary recall out of an abundance of caution due to positive test results on environmental samples taken during a routine government inspection at its California packing facility. There are no reported illnesses associated with this recall.

Crispy Green Announces Spring Campaign

March 25, 2019 Crispy Green, Inc.

Angela Liu, CEO/Founder of Crispy Green (makers of Crispy Fruit Freeze-dried fruit snacks) and avid outdoors enthusiast, is encouraging Crispy Green fans to “Get out and go!” Whether it be jogging, hiking, biking, or strolling, spring is in the air, and it’s time to get in the “Go” mode!

Equal Exchange Banana Month: Unconventional

March 25, 2019 Equal Exchange

March is Equal Exchange Banana Month. Every year, Equal Exchange dedicates this month tohighlighting its unique fair trade, small farmer banana supply chain with new educational resources, videos, point-of-sales materials, and interactive projects.

One Banana Joins World Water Day Promoted by the UN

March 25, 2019 ONE BANANA

ONE BANANA has implemented different actions for the efficient use and management of water in their plantations, as a commitment to guarantee sustainability as a key pillar of development.

USDA Announces Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee to Meet in May

March 25, 2019 USDA AMS

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee will hold a meeting May 9-10, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City Hotel in Arlington, Va.