Reflecting tight supplies, May shipments of fresh-market potatoes declined 9 percent from a year earlier—the first time since at least 1980 that May fresh shipments were less than 8 million hundredweight (cwt). In April and May, the monthly average price received by growers for all types of potatoes topped $11 per cwt. The last time the allpotato price hit double digits was in the summer of 2008. At $15.61 per cwt, the average U.S.
En el presente boletín se entregan fichas técnicas de 21 especies hortícolas, elaboradas sobre la base de la información obtenida de diversos ensayos y parcelas demostrativas que el INIA, a través del Centro Regional de Investigación Quilamapu, ha realizado en las regiones VII y VIII, desde el año 1992, con financiamiento proveniente del Ministerio de Agricultura, de las Intendencias Regionales, y la valiosa co
In 2010, per capita disappearance (net domestic use) of all vegetables, melons, potatoes, sweet potatoes, pulse crops, and mushrooms rose slightly to 420 pounds. Increased domestic disappearance of fresh-market vegetables and melons, dry edible beans, and sweet potatoes outweighed reduced use of processing vegetables and potatoes. Record high watermelon supply and disappearance led to a 1-percent gain in per capita melon use.
A chilean enterprise founded December 1975, in the city of Los Angeles, Chile.
Owns a plant located in Los Angeles, Chile, that produces Dried Rosehips, Canned Fruits and Vegetables, Brined Mushrooms and Rosehip Oil.
Owns commercial offices and warehouses in Santiago.
This enterprise exports its products to Germany, Sweden, France, U.S.A., Japan, and other areas of the world.
At customer's request can produce goods different than those listed herein.
En el año 2008 China con más de 3821 toneladas, seguido por Perú con 432,9 toneladas y los Países Bajos con 412,6 toneladas de espárragos congelados, fueron los exportadores mayores para Alemania. Aunque Chile en el 2007 pudo alcanzar la octava posición con 12,5 toneladas e incluso la sexta en 2006 con 20 toneladas, en el año 2008 no se exportaron espárragos congelados chilenos a Alemania.
Fresh-market vegetable supplies have been sporadic following several December freezes in Florida, periods of cool, wet weather in coastal California, and several periods of subfreezing temperatures in California and Arizona. In addition, Mexican vegetables were damaged by a 2-day freeze in early February (extent of damage is unknown at this time). As a result, vegetable prices are now at or above the highs experienced a year earlier.
Market, Certification and Production Information for Producers and International Trading Companies
For some people organic agriculture is “farming without chemical fertilizers and pesticides”. This is short and concise, but misses important characteristics. Organic agriculture follows the logic of a living organism in which all elements (soil, plants, farm animals, insects, the farmer etc.) are closely linked with one other. Organic farming therefore must be based on a thorough understanding and clever management of these interactions and processes.
Complete vegetable production guide for commercial growers.
Fresh market vegetable and melon production for the 24 selected crops estimated in 2010 totaled 435 million hundredweight, down 1 percent from last year. Harvested area covered 1.71 million acres, up slightly from 2009. Value of the 2010 crop is estimated at 11.2 billion dollars, up 3 percent from a year ago. The three largest crops, in terms of production, are onions, head lettuce, and watermelons, which combined to account for 38 percent of the total production.