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The Produce Moms Podcast

Dec 30, 2020

“You can deploy the vaccine in an environment where there’s already built in trust.”

Chris Valadez (7:37-7:42)


“Our growers [in Texas] were really in the thick of their season when we had to adjust,” says Dante Galeazzi, where Chris Valadez’s agricultural workers (in California) were just getting started on...

Dec 23, 2020

“This is the number one reusable grocery bag shopping solution.”

Lori Taylor (10:29-10:32)


When Farzan Dehmoubed and his wife started selling Lotus Sustainables four years ago, they thought their initial product would sell out in four months. They sold out in eight days.


With results like that right off that bat,...

Dec 16, 2020

“One of the big focuses of Fair Trade is the wellbeing of the workers.”

Iris Madrigal (9:12-9:15)


The Fair Trade movement is now more popular than ever, but what is it exactly and how can you, as a consumer, know that the Fair Trade products you purchased truly are helping improve the sustainability and development...

Dec 9, 2020

“The heritage and development of the brand was asking ourselves, ‘how do we bring flavor to our customers?’ That’s where the name That’s Tasty was born.”

Don Helms (18:24-18:40)


Shenandoah Growers is the consumer grower for the That’s Tasty brand that brings you some of the freshest, most flavorful herbs...

Dec 2, 2020

“The human element that’s behind each and every pear that makes it to market is really amazing and profound.” 


Lori Taylor (17:55-18:02)


What other fruit is as elegant as a pear, but yet approachable and available year round? Slicing up a pear will dress up any cocktail party charcuterie board or help fill...