Former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Krysta Harden to Kick Off Venture Beyond the Produce Aisle Session

Venture Beyond the Produce Aisle is designed to bring food industry leaders from allied industries to share their experiences in dealing with challenging legislative and regulatory issues. Harden also brings a unique perspective having transitioned from the “inside” at USDA to the private sector.

Wish Farms and Feeding America Celebrate Successful “Superhero Summer” Campaign

August 22, 2019 Wish Farms

International grower and year-round marketer of strawberries, blueberries, blackberries and raspberries, Wish Farms, is pleased to share the results of their summer partnership campaign with Feeding America®.

Mucci Farms acquires Orangeline Farms and Announces Expansion Plans

August 21, 2019 Mucci Farms

“It’s an exciting time for the company as we continue our aggressive expansion plans to increase our local and regional production,” says Bert Mucci, CEO.

Eco Convergence Group Announces Corporate Name Change to Kalera, Breaks Ground on Largest Indoor Vertical Farming Facility in the Southeast

August 21, 2019 Kalera

Eco Convergence Group, a leader in indoor vertical farming, announces its official name change to Kalera today. In addition, Kalera also announces that it has begun construction of a state-of-the-art indoor growing facility in Orlando, which will provide an abundance of healthy, tasty greens for the hospitality, grocery, and food service industries.

Honeybear Brands Adds Business Development Director

August 21, 2019 Honeybear Brands

Honeybear Brands, a leading grower and developer of premium apple varieties, welcomes Craig Arneson as business development director. The move follows several key operational leadership team additions over the past 12 months and prepares the company for continued growth in the coming fiscal year.