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OPN Connect Newsletter 262
Braga's Regenerative Trial Crop, Organic Grape Update, Organisan, Ram's Farm's Rafa Crevoshay, Market News, and More...
On Earth Day, for the first time Braga Fresh, home of Josie’s Organics, will harvest and market a trial crop of regeneratively grown fresh vegetables.
There are very few, if any, organic fresh table grapes on the market, and the lack of supplies will remain through April. Availability will increase with production from both Mexico and the Coachella Valley in May, with aggressive ad promotions in June and beyond.
Rafa Crevoshay is a certified crop advisor and principal at AgSustain, which handles the sales and distribution for Ram’s Farm, an organic growing operation that specializes in heirloom tomatoes and bell peppers. OPN recently caught up with Rafa for a conversation about Ram’s growing operation, its customer base, the history of heirloom tomatoes, and more.
As Tom Wood of Organisan Corporation explains it, Chitin is one of nature’s building blocks, featuring prominently in the structures of a wide variety of organisms. Chitin, and far more importantly its relative chitosan, offers tremendous benefits to agricultural professionals.
1. OTA Names New CEO & Executive Director
2. Homegrown Achieves EFI Certification on Northwest Organic Blueberry Operations
3. Four Seasons Produce Opening New Warehouse
4. ESG Investing Soared in 2021 and Government Could Boost It Even More
5. Walmart Names Taylor Farms Its Food Supplier of the Year