TITLE

Wilma prompts special survey of Florida fruit

AUTHOR(S)
Thienpont, Chuck
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
FoodService Director;1/15/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents forecasts for fall fruits and fresh produce in Florida, after Hurricane Wilma crossed the state in October 2005. Production forecasts for apples, grapes and cranberries are provided. Forecasts for grapefruit, lemons and potatoes are discussed.
ACCESSION #
19767588

 

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