Chilean blueberries adding to U.S. supply

In the U.S., this season’s domestic supply of cultivated blueberries is down from previous seasons after spring frosts hit during bloom in some regions, while rain reduced pollination success in other regions. Imports of cultivated blueberries in 2017 were up about 10 percent from [...]

Falling domestic apple juice production

Washington state’s apple juice production continues to decline, with this season’s cumulative crush through Jan. 21 at around 99,530 tons, down 18 percent from last season. Washington produces about 40 percent of U.S. apple juice and cider, most of which is marketed as not-from-concentrate. [...]