Full Harvest Selected by Salesforce and the Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation to Support Food Insecure Families and Farmers Impacted by the COVID Pandemic

July 1, 2020 Full Harvest

Full Harvest, the first business-to-business online marketplace for surplus and imperfect produce, today announced it has been selected by Salesforce and the Curry Family’s Eat. Learn. Play. Foundation on an initiative to help support farmers and food insecure families impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

LGS Specialty Sales Provides An Update On The 2020 Summer Citrus Season

June 30, 2020 LGS Specialty Sales

LGS Specialty Sales, a leading importer of citrus, avocados, grapes, and persimmons shares an overview of the various commodities offered throughout the summer months. During the summer citrus season, LGS sources lemons, navels, minneolas, mandarins and cara cara oranges to the U.S. for its Darling Citrus® line.

DiMare Fresh Approved For Second Round of Funding by USDA For The “Farmers to Families Food Box” Program

June 30, 2020 DiMare Fresh

The initial round of Farmers to Families Food Box Program contracts will be completed on June 30, and the USDA has announced it will be extending contracts to some well performing contractors, such as DiMare Fresh, through the next performance period of July 1-Aug. 31.

The Rainforest Alliance Announces Its Enhanced Certification Program and Standard

June 30, 2020 Rainforest Alliance

The Rainforest Alliance’s sustainability certification is evolving, with the publication on June 30 of a new program with more robust criteria, measurement, and impact featuring several key innovations.

Apeel and Robinson Fresh Bring Longer-Lasting Limes to New Supermarket Locations

June 30, 2020 Apeel

Apeel announced a collaboration with Robinson Fresh®,​ one of the largest fresh produce distributors in the world, to expand the availability of Apeel’s longer-lasting produce throughout the U.S.