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OPN Connect Newsletter 181
CA Wildfires, Wish Farms, Juice Shop, BioFlora and More...
Founded in 2010, Juice Shop offers a wide variety of high-quality raw organic juices to the Bay Area via multiple retail locations and home delivery. The company's mission is the idea that food is medicine, and their organic products are all designed with the healing properties of their ingredients in mind.
For the past week, the Salinas Valley was filled with smoke and ash. Throughout an on-going pandemic, intense mid-summer heat waves, and now wild fires, organic producers are still filling the pipeline and seemingly not missing a beat.
Wish Farms is a fourth-generation family business based in the Plant City, FL. The year-round berry supplier is an international grower, shipper and marketer. Organic Produce Network discusses the evolution of its organic business, the challenges of operating in a global pandemic and its outreach to retailers with Amber Maloney, director of marketing.
When BioFlora started in 1972, “going green” was not popular and sustainable farming was not widely accepted. While this may have deterred others, it only fueled the company’s passion.
1. OTA-Organic Takes on Climate Change
2. Stemilt Reimagines Bulk Apples and Pear Sales
3. IFOAM Call for Comments on EU’s Organic Regulations
4. Spike in Organic Produce Sales Good News for Greenhouse Growers
5. Marolda Farms Looks to Increase Organic Acreage