Posts by Matthew Enis

in Viewpoints Feb 21, 2011

Ethanol Still a Major Source of Inflationary Pressure

The U.S. Department of Agriculture released its Agricultural Projections to 2020 report this month, and the agency's predictions at least in the near....More
in Viewpoints Nov 01, 2010

Federal Safety Standards Would Help Small Farms

In the summer of 2009, I wrote a column in this space arguing that pending federal food safety legislation should exempt small farmers from many of....More
in Viewpoints Sep 06, 2010

In-Store Bakeries Offer a New Frontier for Local

Local foods have been one of the hottest trends in food retailing during the past decade. For logistical reasons, produce departments were the first....More
in Viewpoints Jul 12, 2010

Arizona Law Presses Issue of Immigration Reform

Later this month, Arizona will begin to enforce a strict new anti-illegal immigration law that once again highlights the glaring need for the federal....More
in Viewpoints May 17, 2010

Home Cooks May Need More Food Safety Advice

This week, SN's Fresh Market section includes two unrelated stories involving tough new food safety requirements for processors of meat and poultry....More
in Total Access Apr 23, 2010

Produce Managers Honored at Awards Banquet

Earlier tonight, the United Fresh Produce Association honored the 25 recipients of its 2010 Retail Produce Manager Awards, during a special ceremony....More
in Total Access Apr 23, 2010

Retail Produce Managers Talk Trends and Strategy

One of the most interesting new features of this year’s United Fresh show has been the new learning center areas on the trade show floor. This....More
in Total Access Apr 22, 2010

Fresh & Easy Now Accepting WIC Vouchers in Los Angeles Location

The United Fresh Produce Association scored a big victory for the industry and for low-income shoppers alike in 2008, when they got the federal....More
in Total Access Apr 22, 2010

Making Fruits and Vegetables “Foods of Convenience”

The Salad Bar in Every School campaign is a major initiative for the United Fresh Produce Association this year, and attendees had a good opportunity....More
in Total Access Apr 21, 2010

FDA Wants Food Safety Standards to be “Risk-based and Scale-appropriate”

Michael Taylor, the FDA’s deputy commissioner for food, spoke for half an hour at this morning’s opening general session. And he said something that....More
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