NJDA Hosts Annual BBQ at Demarest Farm EPC/Nolan Family Foundation Scholarships Awarded

The New Jersey Department of Agriculture hosted the EPC’s Annual BBQ at Demarest Farm in Hillsdale, NJ, on Tuesday, May 25th. It was a beautiful spring night for NJDA staff, New Jersey farmers, and EPC members to gather again at the farm; everyone was thrilled to be together again!

EPC Leadership Class Tours Philadelphia Market and Port Facilities

The third Eastern Produce Council (EPC) Leadership Class experienced key aspects of the produce logistics and distribution system with a tour of the Philadelphia Wholesale Produce Market (PWPM) and Holt Logistics on May 11, 2021.

7th Annual EPC/Nolan Family Foundation Scholarship Awarded

Despite not being able to gather for the EPC’s Annual BBQ on May 19th, sponsored by the New Jersey Department of Agriculture, the council congratulated its 2020 Scholarship Winner yesterday via Zoom.

Eastern Produce Council Selects Members of 2020 Leadership Class

February 27, 2020 Eastern Produce Council

The Eastern Produce Council (EPC) has chosen 20 up-and-coming produce professionals for its 2020 Leadership Class, a professional development experience for those with less than 10 years of experience in the industry.

Eastern Produce Council Hosts 5th Annual Joe DeLorenzo Family Apple Picking Day

September 24, 2019 Eastern Produce Council

The event was named in honor of long-time board member and two-time president of the council, Joe DeLorenzo, who died in November 2014. “Joe was all about family, and this event is an opportunity for EPC families to remember Joe and spend time together out on a farm in primetime apple season”, said Susan McAleavey Sarlund, executive director of the EPC.