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Roger Schroeder feted at retirement dinner
The Fresh Produce & Floral Council held a relatively low-key retirement dinner for Roger Schroeder in Southern California on Feb. 10. Schroeder, a longtime board member and three-time FPFC chairman... Read more
NGA Show more than a Mirage in Las Vegas
The NGA Show, Feb. 11 -14 at the Mirage in Las Vegas, featured a wide array of first-time and veteran exhibitors within the PMA Pavillion. Prior to the expo floor opening on Monday, Feb. 12, a breakout... Read more
Garden State holds its ag convention and trade show
The 103rd New Jersey Agricultural Convention & Trade Show once again co-located with the New Jersey Vegetable Growers Association and the New Jersey Blueberry Association. The event was held Feb. 6-8... Read more
FPFC holds membership luncheon
CERRITOS, CA — Nearly 300 produce professionals packed the ballroom at the Sheraton Cerritos hotel for the Fresh Produce & Floral Council Membership Luncheon on Wednesday, Feb. 8. Luncheon emcee Paul... Read more
NEPC's Magical Garden dinner dance
The New England Produce Council held its annual dinner dance gala — with the theme Magical Garden — at the World Trade Center/Seaport Hotel in Boston Saturday, Feb. 3. Each year, members, spouses and guests... Read more
Texas produce industry recognizes nine strong leaders
MCALLEN, TX -- There are nine new members of the Texas Produce Hall of Fame. An estimated 500 members of the Texas International Produce Association gathered on a perfect spring-like evening at the McAllen... Read more
Industry rocks the night away at FPFC dinner dance
ANAHEIM, CA — The Fresh Produce & Floral Council held its annual dinner dance Jan. 28, here, at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel to celebrate the installation of its 2018 slate of officers. More than... Read more
Educational sessions explore ways to increase consumption
SAN DIEGO – Day two of the United Fresh Start Foundation annual meeting, here, featured educational sessions exploring how the retail and foodservice segments of the industry are working to increase fresh... Read more
A Hugh night at United Fresh Start Foundation gala dinner
SAN DIEGO — The United Fresh Produce Association bestowed one of its top honors on a highly-respected man who dedicated his entire professional career to the fresh fruit and vegetable industry, here, Jan.... Read more
Inaugural Organic Grower Summit a success
The inaugural Organic Grower Summit, a collaboration between the Organic Produce Network and California Certified Organic Farmers, was held on Dec. 13 and 14 in Monterey, CA, with a sold out exhibit floor... Read more