Strawberry processing pounds are down for #1 grade and up for juice grade this year.
Oxnard strawberry planting has been delayed a few days. Acreage will be reduced again this year in the district due to poor market conditions.
Not a week—scratch that—day goes by without an article, research study, commentary on Millennial habits, likes/dislikes and general demeanor. Despite being under this marketing microscope, Millennials maintain their optimism and openness. You have to admire that. Here’s a quick update on a few Millennial habits.
Creating stabilized fruit preps for our customers is a bit like solving a puzzle. Understanding how fruit interacts with other ingredients to create a unique final product is a skill tree Top excels at. There are several factors that influence getting a stabilized fruit mix to hold up under commercial conditions
Grape 2017 - The fruit set on Concord Grapes in Burbank, WA looks to be OK after the cold Winter and wet Spring we had here in Washington. Due to these growing conditions...