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US: Organic Formosa papayas finally available

“Until now, organic Formosa (or Tainung) papayas were not commercially available in the US,” says Melissa Hartmann de Barros with HLB Specialties. “In an effort to meet customers’ increased demand for organically grown, non-GMO fruit, we’ve spent the past four years working with a grower from Mexico on developing the right product. We are the only importer to offer conventional as well as organic Formosa papayas in substantial quantities to support year-round programs.” HLB is involved in the entire supply chain, from seed to sales.

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See also:

Produce News

Fresh Fruit Portal

The Packer

America Fruit

Perishable News

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