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PMA - I Know Produce [Consumption & Nutrition]

Monday, 30 June 2014 | Posted in Global Info Sources by Erin Hart

PMA’s I Know Produce connects you to the facts you need to know most about fresh fruits and vegetables. As the produce industry’s most comprehensive online resource for information on 2,800 varieties of fresh produce, I Know Produce puts a competitive advantage at your fingertips. Here, you’ll find a wealth of information on taste, availability, PLU codes, nutrition, storage and handling, shipping, and much more.  Please note, your PMA Global login details will be required. 

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Guidelines for Environmental Assurance in Australian Horticulture

Wednesday, 18 June 2014 | Posted in Standards by Erin Hart

A new resource to help horticultural growers asses their environmental credentials and develop continual on-farm improvements is now available, following Horticulture Australia Limited's (HAL) launch of its revised Guidelines for Environmental Assurance in Australian Horticulture.

Funded by HAL through its Across Industry Program, the guidelines cover the growing, harvesting, packing, storage and dispatch stages of horticultural production and provide a platform for creating environmental auditing and certification options relevant to Australian environmental issues. 

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Note: you will be redirected to the Horticulture for Tomorrow website.



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Competitive marketing strategies for the digital age

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 | Posted in Marketing by Erin Hart

DMA Solutions' President Dan'l Mackey Almy recently presented how traditional and digital marketing strategies can transform marketing campaigns in the produce industry, to attendees of Fresh Connections: Mexico. Learn ways to take advantage of online marketing channels and incorporate digital strategies to transform your traditional marketing campaigns.  

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Hartman Research Report: Outlook on the Millennial Consumer 2014

Tuesday, 10 June 2014 | Posted in Industry/Consumer Trends by Erin Hart

The millennial generation is defined by many demographers as being born between 1980-2000 and is considered the biggest generation of customers, estimated at 80 million in the U.S. alone. Learn about millennial buying behavior with a report released by PMA and The Hartman Group, "Outlook on the Millennial Consumer 2014."  

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Note: This resource is available to PMA members only. 


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