The Perfect Pineapple Production Report Week 25

  • “Indian summer” climatic conditions over the Atlantic region
  • Mostly sunny skies with a few afternoon showers accumulated
  • 36.6 mm (1.5 inches) of precipitation
  • Ideal conditions for quality pineapple production
  • Soil prep and good husbandry practices up to date
  • Industry wide volumes will begin to drop post NDF peak

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A Perfect Pineapple Fourth of July

Pineapple Fourth of July

Celebrate Independence Day with Patriotic Pineapple Treats

It’s time to celebrate Independence Day the only way we know how: Family, friends, fun in the sun and plenty of home-cooked grub. No Fourth of July celebration is complete without a full spread of patriotic treats! Follow our lead to whip up perfect pineapple Fourth of July additions that will brighten up the picnic table.

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Perfect Pineapple Father’s Day Recipes

A Tropical Tribute to Dad

When Father’s Day falls in the middle of the summer, what better way to celebrate Dad and break the heat than with fresh, sweet pineapple? Whether it’s served fresh, barbecued or thrown on the grill, pineapple is the quintessential summer treat.

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The Perfect Pineapple Production Report Week 24

  • A mixed bag of downpours and drizzles
  • Total precipitation was 74.1 mm (<3.0”)
  • June is predicted to have less precipitation
  • Vast majority of fruit harvested at 22 WAF
  • Harvest age reduction anticipated in coming weeks
  •  NDF harvest peak is complete and volumes return to normal

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The Perfect Pineapple Production Report Week 23

· A rather dramatic change in climatic conditions:

· Heavy showers accumulated 165,2 mm (6 ½”) of precipitation

· Average temperatures declined

· Mostly overcast days during the week

· Field sampling prior to harvest is intensified

· Harvest age continues to be adjusted

· Focus on these efforts is paying off as quality continues to be outstanding

· Last week of NDF harvest underway and volumes will return to normal level

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The Summer of Pineapple


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Cool Off, Relax and Unwind with Summer Pineapple Treats

Summer has arrived and pineapple season is in full swing. Sweet, fresh pineapple may be the perfect snack to bring to the beach, but our favorite prickly fruit can reach beyond a simple afternoon treat. Check out our summer pineapple recipe round-up to find out how the queen fruit can help you cool off, relax and unwind this summer.

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The Perfect Pineapple Production Report Week 22

Climatic conditions changed for the better
Stable temperatures
Only  5mm (0.2 inches) of precipitation recorded
NDF harvest in full swing and the weather has helped
Quality is outstanding
All farms have installed biodegradable plastic mulch to thwart the effects of NDF causing stress in 2020 and beyond.

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Grilled Memorial Day Pineapple Treats

Fire Up the Grill this Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is the official welcome party to the summer season. Whether you celebrate the long weekend with BBQs, pool parties or beach days, it’s the perfect time to officially welcome sweet summer days. These Memorial Day pineapple treats are easy to grill up and perfectly capture the spirit of summer.

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The Perfect Pineapple Production Report Week 21

  • Climatic conditions very much in line with the season
  • Well distributed showers brought 113.2 mm (4 ½ inches) of rainfall
  • Followed by a dry weekend with plenty of sunshine
  • Slight reduction in harvest age
  • NDF harvest is underway and should last no more than 3 weeks
  • Using color ribbons to identify NDF events pays off with stable quality

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Chocolate Pineapple On-a-Stick

A Sweet and Tangy Tropical Treat

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Recipe & Photo from Just A Taste

In our opinion, nearly everything tastes better with chocolate- even our favorite prickly fruit! That’s why we are celebrating National Chocolate Chip Day by creating chocolate pineapple on-a-stick. Tangy pineapple meets sweet chocolate in this delicious and portable summer dessert.

Now, we know the chocolate pineapple pairing might not have the same notable reputation as chocolate covered strawberries. However, we are here to assure you, rich chocolate and tropical pineapple are an absolute dream team. This treat is crunchy, sweet, juicy, tangy and absolute perfection.

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