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AUSTRALIA : Customer collaboration key to Manbulloo mango success

Collaboration with partners in the supply chain, keeping the customer as the ‘centre of the universe’ and committing to a planned program and strategy have been key to a successful mango season for grower and marketer Manbulloo.

“last year the 2014/15 season was great. We’re very happy with the yield and the quality. We did some good collaborations with Coles and good collaboration with Chinese, Korean and Canadian customers.,” notes Marie Piccone, Managing Director of Manbulloo. 

There were also activities based around the lead up to Christmas and around the lunar New Year, or Chinese New Year, which has helped strengthen ties with customers and export partners, according to her. 

Although export was definitely on the agenda, and Manbulloo was involved in the consultation and development process around the mango industry’s expansion to the US market in early February this year, Ms Piccone says that managing existing commitments is paying off well for the business.“We strive to have a pl…


Peru: "Plot fragmentation hinders stopping decline of mango production"

According to Juan Carlos Rivera, CEO of the Peruvian Association of Producers and Exporters of Mango (EMPA), the major mango exporting countries in the region, such as Mexico, Ecuador, Brazil, and Peru, have had a drop in mango production this season due to the weather.

Estimates are that Ecuadorian mango exports fell by 10% over the previous season. 

The decline in exports, however, has been more dramatic in Peru. Exports in the previous season (2013/2014) amounted to 140,000 tons and expectations are they will decrease by 32.15% this season and only amount to 95,000 tons.

Rivera said Peru had had such a lower production because the Kent variety (which represents 90% of production) is very sensitive to temperature changes and because of the fragmented production in the country’s mango industry.

In this regard, he said, this fragmented production prevents the sector from performing cultural practices that cou…

GAME OVER: GMO science fraud shattered by stunning investigative book worthy of Nobel Prize - Altered Genes, Twisted Truth

Friday, March 06, 2015
by Mike Adams, the Health Ranger

Tags: Altered Genes Twisted Truth, biotech science fraud, Jane Goodall

(NaturalNews) The science fraud game is over for the biotech mafia. After years of running its corporate con that pushed dangerous poisons into the food supply and the fragile environment, the biotech industry's lies are now exposed and meticulously deconstructed in an exhaustively researched new book launching March 20.

The title of the book? Altered Genes, Twisted Truth - How the Venture to Genetically Engineer Our Food Has Subverted Science, Corrupted Government, and Systematically Deceived the Public by Steven Druker.

The Foreward of the book was authored by one of the most celebrated living scientists in the world: Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE and UN Messenger of Peace. The derogatory "anti-science" slur used by biotech operatives (such as discredited biotech shill Jon Entine) against other scientists won't work against Jane Goodall. Her legacy of …