Peru to reduce citrus crops and opt for more profitable cultivars

Peru is rethinking the citrus business and opting for more profitable crops amid uncertainty and political turmoil.
— Read on www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2023/01/19/peru-to-reduce-citrus-crops-and-opt-for-more-profitable-cultivars/

Uruguay opens international licensing call for new citrus varieties

New citrus varieties were launched by Uruguay’s Citrus Breeding Program, after 30 years of research and development.
— Read on www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2023/01/03/uruguay-opens-international-licensing-call-for-new-citrus-varieties/

New blueberry varieties available for growers  – FreshFruitPortal.com

IQ Berries (IQB) and Osiris Plant Management (Chile) are joining forces to develop and bring new blueberry varieties for the market.
— Read on www.freshfruitportal.com/news/2022/04/26/new-blueberry-varieties-available-for-growers/

Genetically modified crops pose unique dangers? We’ve used nuclear energy to improve fruits, vegetables and grains for almost a century–including organic foods – Genetic Literacy Project

Getting fruits and vegetables from seed to plate is an obstacle course that involves navigating climate changes, pests and diseases, soil and water
— Read on geneticliteracyproject.org/2022/03/07/genetically-modified-crops-pose-unique-dangers-weve-used-nuclear-energy-to-improve-fruits-vegetables-and-grains-for-almost-a-century-including-organic-foods/