Fruit

Mucci Farms expands operations with acquisition of Hacienda North Farms

Mucci Farms, an industry-leading grower and marketer of fresh fruits and vegetables, announced it has acquired Hacienda North Farms, a 160-acre state-... more »

Tomato crops shown in an indoor greenhouse growing environment, in harvesting bins at Red Sun Farms. Photos courtesy of Red Sun Farms.

Relying on vertical integration for success

Red Sun Farms stands as one of North America’s largest, fully vertically integrated high-tech greenhouse growing operations. With complete ownership... more »

Driscoll’s takes large stake in Costa Group to grow global berry business

As a critical strategic partner, Driscoll’s is part of an experienced North American based consortium led by Paine Schwartz Partners and including B... more »

Grodan and Fluence partner for high-tech strawberry trial

Grodan and Fluence, two horticultural solution providers, have partnered for an innovative trial aimed at revolutionizing year-round high-tech strawbe... more »

UC Davis releases 5 strawberry varieties resistant to fusarium

The Strawberry Breeding Program at UC Davis is releasing five new strawberry varieties that are resistant to fusarium wilt, while also offering high y... more »

UC Davis Awarded Grant to Improve Strawberry Breeding and Genetics

The federal government is awarding $6.2 million to University of California, Davis, to study how to use breeding and genetic information to protect st... more »