Just a few and very light drizzles during the week brought
8.1 mm (1/3rd of an inch) of rainfall
Minimum and average temperatures pretty stable
Soil temperature did decline slightly due overcast days
We have entered the peak NDF harvest and natural fruit made @ 39% of total volume
External color is our main quality challenge as the degreening process is halted during NDF harvest
We are grateful for the support from customers to promote allowing for orderly marketing of peak harvest
As Costa Rica begins to open up, officials are reporting an increase in Coronavirus cases
We continue to operate under even stricter protocols to keep us all safe
We invite you to join us, starting today, at the United Fresh Live virtual expo hall to find out what is going on at the farms, how we can grow the category’s sales and profitability as well as learn about our new offering of organic and Fairtrade bananas from the Dominican Republic into the East coast of the United States.
Some 30 years ago we ran the below ad in The Packer. Since then the way we do business hasn’t changed, but since we can’t do lunch we invite you to register and join us at United Fresh Live. It’s the new virtual way!