THE VALUE OF DOMESTIC GRAPES
Grape News! Farmington Fresh is moving into our domestic grape supply. These will be available as of mid-July for ordering. They are a great addition to any current fruit program and favored by all age groups. We offer a variety of single serve sizes which include a 2.25oz, 2.75oz and 3oz. We also offer a 3 lbs bulk bag that’s a great option for salad bars. Our grapes are de-stemmed, washed and ready to enjoy! Make sure to contact your Farmington Fresh rep or your go to distributor to find out how to get these grapes on your school’s menu. While the supply is offered as domestic fruit, they are DOD and Pilot program approved.
THE OPAL OF AUTUMN
[column type=”1/2″] We are very excited to continue to offer the deliciously fresh sliced sweet & crunchy Opal apples. A cross between a Golden Delicious and Topaz, Opals are a new apple variety sliced exclusively here at Farmington Fresh in Stockton, CA. [/column] [column type=”1/2″ last=”true”] [/column]
With it’s over the top sweet eating profile and a crunch that will rival any apple currently available, the Opal is amust have for any apple lover. Our current Opal supply is available for a limited time! The Opal is a late season apple meaning it is not harvested until the end of September through early October. The exact harvest date will vary depending on the summer growing conditions. So far, the bloom and fruit set is showing another bountiful crop that will be the largest one yet. We are expecting to have plentiful supply and great quality of new crop Opals starting in late September early October 2017.
FARMINGTON FRESH IS GROWING THE TEAM
John joined the Farmington Fresh team as of May 2017 as our commodities expert and will be responsible for continuing to develop and grow this division. John has over 15 years experience in the food industry including time spent as a chef and recipe developer. Outside of work, john enjoys cooking up a storm and playing music.
Vivianna Van Horst:
Vivianna joined the Farmington Fresh team in April of 2017 as our Outsides Sales Rep. She brings a wealth of knowledge and over 7 years of retail experience across multiple platforms including account management, sales and merchandising. When she’s not hard at work, Vivianna can be found enjoying the outdoors with her 4 legged friend and her 1 year old son.
Yosel began with Farmington Fresh as the new sales assistant in May 2017. She brings a high energy personality to the team and always has a smile on her face. You can reach out to her for everything related . to orders, transportation and availability Yosel enjoys spending her extra time pursuing various o do fitness activities and motivating others to do so as well.
Our new website is scheduled to launch July 11, 2017 – Don’t forget to take a peek at all the amazing things Farmington Fresh is involved in!!!