Recent Stories by Tom Karst
Mar 01, 2019 by Tom Karst
Back by popular demand, author Dave Mitchell will speak at The Packer’s West Coast Produce Expo.
Aug 29, 2018 by Tom Karst
Giving commercial truck drivers as young as 18 the ability to operate across state lines is drawing support from industry leaders. The current age requirement is 21 years old.
Jul 31, 2018 by Tom Karst
Killing weeds with technology may soon get easier.
Jun 19, 2018 by Tom Karst
Putting a finer point on government regulations or providing clarity on bureaucratic language is not easy to do.
Feb 01, 2018 by Tom Karst
UPDATED: Ireland-based Total Produce has entered into an agreement to buy a 45% equity stake in the Dole Food Co. from chairman and owner David Murdock for $300 million.
Jan 31, 2018 by Tom Karst
Touting success in securing tax reform and cutting regulations in his first year in office, President Trump vowed progress on infrastructure and immigration policy during his first State of the Union Address.
Jan 01, 2018 by Tom Karst
With consumer trends favoring greater fruit and vegetable consumption, the fresh produce industry has come into focus as an attractive sector for mergers and acquisitions.