Village Farms Fresh ready to shine in their home state of Texas for Viva Fresh – Urban Ag News


Village Farms Fresh is trying ahead to taking part in the VIVA Fresh Expo in their home state of Texas this week.  Farming taste ahead Texas Grown tomatoes is a powerful key worth proposition for Village Farms Fresh to provide their prospects and that they’ll align with the corporate on. Village Farms Fresh is a proud member of the Texas Department of Agriculture, Go Texan program, in addition to a member of the Texas International Produce Association.

Sensational Sara®, Heavenly Villagio Marzano®, Sinfully Sweet Campari®, Cabernet Estate Reserve®, Maverick Mix®, Cherry no. 9®, Lip Smackn’ Grape® these are just a few of the distinctive unique specialty tomato varieties Village Farms Fresh is thought for.  And as the biggest farm of Texas Grown greenhouse tomatoes in the state they’re proud to provide all of their greenhouse grown varieties in a quantity of pack sizes to go well with buyer and shopper wants whereas driving class gross sales.

According to Arie Van Der Giessen, lead farmer and facility supervisor of all Village Farms Fresh Texas farms positioned in Permian Basin, Fort Davis, and Marfa, “Everyday is a new day when it comes to growing in extreme climates”.

“Our spring crop is looking very healthy and vibrant and our newest variety Sensational Sara® is thriving with the sunny days and cooler night temperatures typical for this time of year.   If you have not tried Sensational Sara® you should, her flavor is exceptional, one of the best I have encountered in my all my years of growing tomatoes.  She is the perfect balance of sweet and acid with lots of juice.  She is great to cook with too, my whole family enjoys this tomato.  Plus her sturdy green vine is a perfect match to her true red color inside and out”, Arie inform us.

Village Farms Fresh will probably be that includes these varieties and extra together with the brand new mini candy pepper Cheeky Sweets® on the VIVA Fresh expo so be certain to cease by to say hi there to the workforce that will probably be on the present.

Steve Poklemba, Director of Global Supply Chain Management for firm instructed us VIVA Fresh is the present to be at in Texas for contemporary produce.  “I have participated in this show from the beginning and the team is excited to be back face to face in person with everyone. VIVA always puts on a great event and we are proud to be featured as a prominent local grower for Texas”.

Other workforce members who will probably be on the expo are Eric T. Janke, EVP Sales & Marketing; Lyra Vance, Director Strategic Business & Sales Development; Carlos Flores, Manager Distribution Sales & Fulfillment; Brandon Jamison, Director Quality Assurance; and Taylor De Leon, Quality Control & Sales Administration


About Village Farms

Village Farms is one of the biggest producers, entrepreneurs, and distributors of premium-quality, greenhouse-grown fruits, and greens in North America. The meals the corporate’s farmers develop are all harvested from environmentally pleasant, soil-less, glass greenhouses each day using the very best degree of meals security requirements out there. The Village Farms® model of vegatables and fruits are marketed and distributed primarily to native retail grocers and devoted contemporary meals distributors all through the United States and Canada. Since its inception, Village Farms is guided by sustainability ideas that allow the corporate to develop meals 12 months a 12 months that not solely feeds a rising inhabitants however is more healthy for individuals and the planet. Village Farms is Good for the Earth® and good for you.


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