The Packer would like to thank the following industry members for their guest opinions in 2010:


Josh Miller, Horizon Transportation Services LLC, Visalia, Calif.; Frank Gasperini, National Council of Agricultural Employers, Washington, D.C.; Bryan Silbermann, Produce Marketing Association, Newark, Del.;

Harry Hamil, Black Mountain Farmers Market, North Carolina; Mischa Popoff, Is it Organic?, Osoyoos, British Columbia; Charles Kuperus, Sussex Borough, N.J.; Tom Nassif, Western Growers, Irvine, Calif.;


Bob Whitaker, PMA; Mike Rose, Nuffer, Smith, Tucker, San Diego; Nancy Tucker, PMA; Don Goodwin, Golden Sun Marketing, Minnetrista, Minn.; Chuck Benbrook, The Organic Center, Enterprise, Ore.;

Mike O’Brien, Schnuck Markets, St. Louis; Jin Ju Wilder, Coast Produce, Los Angeles; Jim Allen, New York Apple Association, Fishers; Kevin Moffit, Pear Bureau Northwest, Milwaukie, Ore.; Tim York, Markon Cooperative, Salinas, Calif.; Jeff Dlott, SureHarvest, Soquel, Calif.;


Tonya Antle, Earthbound Farm, San Juan Bautista, Calif.; Anthony Totta, Grow My Profits LLC, Lee’s Summit, Mo.; Michael Wootton, Sunkist Growers, Sherman Oaks, Calif.; Jon Scholl, American Farmland Trust; Dawn Sweeney, National Restaurant Association, Washington, D.C.;


Joel Nelsen, California Citrus Mutual, Exeter; Steffanie Smith, River Point Farms, Hermiston, Ore.; Reggie Griffin, The Kroger Co., Cincinnati; Jim Lemke, C.H. Robinson, Eden Prairie, Minn.;


Chris Schlect, Northwest Horticultural Council, Yakima, Wash.; Stacy Miller, Farmers Market Coalition, Cockeysville, Md.; Jan DeLyser, California Avocado Commission, Irvine; Kerry Tucker, Nuffer, Smith, Tucker Inc.; Cathy Enright, Western Growers; Tom O’Brien, PMA; and Barry Bedwell, California Grape & Tree Fruit League, Fresno.