Meiosis, a company working with fruit breeding programmes, said four new raspberry varieties would be available for trial by UK growers in 2008: Cascade Delight, Cowichan, Autumn Treasure and Marcela.
Florette has launched a press campaign with full-colour ads in The Sun and Daily Mail featuring special promotions on packs of crispy, mixed and spinach salads. The ads will run through to next month.
Eat in Colour drive
Three new fresh produce suppliers have become sponsors of Eat in Colour. Bayer Crop Sciences, G's Marketing and Emmett UK will join the campaign to inspire people to eat more fruit and veg.