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12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Food safety experts and salad companies expressed skepticism about a recent study in the United Kingdom that raised concerns of salmonella in bagged salads. Find out more on the study from this Packer article.

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12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Around SW Florida, growers and scouts report that worm pressure has been moderate to high depending on locations but note that growers have been getting good control. Read more on worm pressures from page 3 of the South Florida Vegetable Pest & Disease Hotline.

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12/2/2016 12:00:00 AM
Growers and scouts in the Manatee Ruskin area report that leafminer pressure has been very high and note that most growers are spraying for leafminer every 7-10 days. Read more on leafminer pressures from pages 2-3 of the South Florida Vegetable Pest & Disease Hotline

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11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
While many researchers are involved with experiments to try to manage pests with pesticides, others are involved in trying to determine the pesticide concentrations that may safely exist in the produce we all eat. Read more on pesticide residues from this Vegetable Crops Hotline article.

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11/28/2016 12:00:00 AM
Record sugar beet harvests will keep refineries busy making sugar longer than usual. The U.S. Department of Agriculture projects the worldwide demand for sugar will outpace supply, reported the Billings Gazette. Read more on the sugar beet harvest from this news article.

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11/25/2016 12:00:00 AM
The average cost of a traditional Thanksgiving dinner will cost slightly less this year, the American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF) said based on its annual informal price survey. Read more on the cost from this Meat + Poultry article at the link below.

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11/21/2016 12:00:00 AM
Florida vegetable grower-shippers are eying a typical fall season for shipments of most vegetables, including bell peppers, cucumbers, squash and other southern vegetables. Find out more on early volumes from this Packer article and video.

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11/21/2016 12:00:00 AM
Consumers are much more concerned about raw chicken and raw beef being contaminated than raw fruits and vegetables, according to a new food safety survey. Find out more on these results from this Packer report.

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11/21/2016 12:00:00 AM
Green bean prices were high and U.S.-grown red bell peppers are scarce as the California winter desert vegetable deal gears up. Those volumes could pick up as Thanksgiving nears, and grower-shippers in the state's Coachella and Imperial valleys expect ample supplies generally on mixed vegetables and leafy greens. Read more on the early start for California desert vegetables from this Packer report.

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11/18/2016 12:00:00 AM
Deflation for groceries continued in October, as the latest Consumer Price Index data showing the sixth consecutive monthly decline in prices for food consumed at home. Read more on the declines from this Packer article.

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