Pete’s Hires Jeff Mendelsohn as Foodservice Sales Manager

October 7, 2020 Pete’s

Pete’s, a produce company specializing in hydroponically grown lettuce and cress varieties available across the nation, has hired Jeff Mendelsohn as Foodservice Sales Manager.

New Import Requirement: E. Coli Testing For Some California Romaine -CFIA

Effective October 7, 2020, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) will introduce a new temporary sampling and testing requirement for some California romaine lettuce prior to import into Canada.

Markon Cooperative Offers Update on California Lettuce Crop Virus Outbreak

September 17, 2020 Markon Cooperative

Markon Cooperative provides this update regarding the explosion of plant virus and disease issues heavily impacting lettuce crops over the last couple of weeks in California’s Salinas Valley.

Little Leaf Farms Doubles Greenhouse Growing Capacity and Expands Across East Coast

September 16, 2020 Little Leaf Farms

“It’s been a long time coming, but we have been outselling our competitors in all the major supermarkets for years,” said Paul Sellew, founder and CEO of Little Leaf Farms which has expanded from five to 10 acres in five years.

Lef Farms Greens Find Yet Another Home

August 31, 2020 Lef Farms

You’ve come to love the delicious flavor of lef greens, and now you can find our blends of fresh, healthy greens at more than 200 of the Stop & Shop locations all over Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts.