Marketing

14M pounds of celery sold week of the big game

Football season is crunch time for consumers – with celery selling exceptionally well. “Purchase data has shown us that nearly 14 million pounds of celery is sold during the week of the big game,” said... more »

Marketing tips to be shared by equipment manufacturers, agri-marketers

With the ag economy entering a new era of uncertainty, getting multi-location dealers and retailers, as well as small to medium-sized manufacturers to punch above their weight class in the marketing space is key to... more »

‘Save the Honeybee’ license plate backed by Georgia Beekeepers Association

“Save the Honeybee” license plates are now available for Georgia drivers to purchase, thanks to the efforts of the Georgia Beekeepers Association (GBA). “The idea of the honey bee tag had been tossed around for... more »

Peruvian Asparagus Importers Association names leaders

The Peruvian Asparagus Importers Association (PAIA) announces the election of the association Chairmen for 2020-2021.  The chairmen are voted upon by association membership to a two-year term.  The Co-Chairmen were announced by Priscilla Lleras-Bush, PAIA... more »

US-Mexico-Canada trade agreement advances

Industry groups are reacting to the passage of a trade bill. The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, Dec. 19, voted 385-41 to pass the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). The agreement will now go to... more »

Duda Farm Fresh Foods launches annual ‘Dip It Win It’ sweepstakes

For the fourth year in a row, Dandy Celery, grown by Duda Farm Fresh Foods, is proud to announce the return of its largest annual promotion, ‘Dip It 2 Win It’. Running now through January 10,... more »

Great Lakes Potato Chips uses purple potato to create hit product

Nearly three years ago, Great Lakes Potato Chip Co. owner Chris Girrbach ran into potato breeder David Douches at an event where the latter was showcasing his work. One of the new varieties Douches –... more »

Michigan farmers’ markets get $392,791 from USDA to support expansion

U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Michigan, Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry, announced Dec. 10 new federal support to help expand Michigan farmers' markets all across the state. This investment... more »


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