LAKELAND, Fla. -- There will be plenty of fresh Florida citrus products and juices on retail shelves this winter, say officials with the Florida Department of Citrus, responding to federal harvest estimates. The 2000-2001 Florida citrus crop is forecast to hit 240 million boxes of oranges, a 3% increase over last year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington. This year's big yield is due to a larger crop of Valencias, the primary source for not-from-concentrate juices, ...
REGISTER TO VIEW THIS ARTICLE - Register for a Free Account
Why Register for FREE?
Registering for content on Supermarket News will give you INSTANT access to invaluable articles and media content that industry professionals rely on. You will have access to our special reports, feature articles, and industry analysis. It’s FREE, easy and quick. What are you waiting for! In addition you will also receive complimentary access to the SN salary survey data tables.
Attention Paid Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to SN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes! Or visit your profile and add your print magazine account number and zip code.