Tweet wrap for the week of Dec. 4-11.. All my "tweets" this week....


Tesco adopts carbon accounting software: Tesco adopts carbon accounting softwareTesco, which has 4,00... http://bit.ly/753sOB  7 minutes ago  from twitterfeed

Tesco opens zero carbon supermarket: Tesco Opens Zero-carbon Supermarket - Environmental Leader UK r... http://bit.ly/5RnmVd 9 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Heniz Ketchup fan of the century: Heniz Ketchup fan of the centuryTORONTO, ONTARIO — 12/09/09 — Tor... http://bit.ly/58q79x 13 minutes ago from twitterfeed

wner.com/green/archive/epa-endangerment-impact-1208/ Impact of EPA endangerment finding on trucking ... http://bit.ly/5BHdJd 16 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Produce Safety Project response to FDA statement on enforceable standards: Statement By Jim O’Hara, D... http://bit.ly/7XEp26 19 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Kroger raising the bar on low prices: Kroger raising the bar on low prices - WSJNEW YORK (Dow Jones)-... http://bit.ly/6Fiy4B 20 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Homeowners lost $5.9 trillion in value since 2006 peak- Bloomberg: U.S. Homeowners Lost $5.9 Trillion... http://bit.ly/84Jb4y 22 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Fast food tougher buyers than USDA?: School lunch quality and safety standards questioned - USA Today... http://bit.ly/7ggxuv 25 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Boston Herald - Supermarket chain to cut jobs in MA and CT: Supermarket chain seeks to cut jobs in MA... http://bit.ly/7fQKrt 28 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Demand for local produce grows - even in winter : KC Star: Demand for local produce is growing — ev... http://bit.ly/5eIQtn 30 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Simplot saves ag research facility in Idaho: Simplot steps up for ag research facility - ABCThe Unive... http://bit.ly/6hPaSx 33 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Kroger stock punished after 3Q results: Kroger sell off - TimeInvestors dumped shares of Kroger Co. T... http://bit.ly/7iNJP8 35 minutes ago from twitterfeed

Government spending not enough to protect markets: Government spending not enough to protect markets ... http://bit.ly/8y3HPr 37 minutes ago from twitterfeed

EPA and greenhouse gas regs: EPA clears a path for emission limitsAn ‘endangerment finding’ is a key ... http://bit.ly/8u1kg0 about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

A plan to green NYC food: Quinn Outlines Plan for NYC FoodNEW YORK, NY December 07, 2009 —New York ... http://bit.ly/8SVaiD about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

EPA:greenhouse gas regs: Printer-Friendly Version Download RIN Data in XMLEPA/AR RIN: 2060-AP... http://bit.ly/63czXf about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

FDA: Produce safety regulation: Printer-Friendly Version Download RIN Data in XMLHHS/FDA RIN... http://bit.ly/4OVQEy about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

WIC food packages comment period: Printer-Friendly Version Download RIN Data in XMLUSDA/FNS R... http://bit.ly/7aydiB about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

Eggplant from Israel pending rulemaking: Printer-Friendly Version Download RIN Data in XMLUSDA/A... http://bit.ly/6bf8nu  about 7 hours ago  from twitterfeed

Morocco.tomatoes to U.S.: Printer-Friendly Version Download RIN Data in XMLUSDA/APHIS RIN: 0... http://bit.ly/8iEGco about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

Movement of fruit interstate from citrus canker region: Printer-Friendly Version Download RIN Da... http://bit.ly/5yJhcj about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

Light brown apple moth: pending rulemaking: View RulePrinter-Friendly Version Download RIN Data i... http://bit.ly/93imJT about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Agricultural Inspection and AQI User Fees Along the U.S./Canada Border: Printer-Friendly Version ... http://bit.ly/7MM9o8 about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Dole debt upgraded by Fitch: Fitch Upgrades Dole’s IDR to ‘B’; Outlook StableCHICAGO—(BUSINESS WIRE... http://bit.ly/6Dzwkj about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Zogby: O Holy Night tops the Christmas chart: O Holy Night Tops the ChartsWhite Christmas and the Chr... http://bit.ly/67YVxc about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Gitomer: Social media the new cold call: Sales Moves: Social media, the new cold callSales MovesJeffr... http://bit.ly/6ylTF8 about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Tancredo’s proposal has been backed by left before: Tancredo proposal been tried by the left before -... http://bit.ly/75fMU7 about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

‘Green’ cuisine not always as ordered - Washington Post: ‘Green’ cuisine not always as ordered - Wash... http://bit.ly/6kH2dB about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Target Corporation Reports November Sales Results: Target Corporation Reports November Sales Results... http://bit.ly/4B1bLI about 8 hours ago from twitterfeed

Mexico Citrus Annual - USDA FAS 2009: Mexico Citrus Annual 2009Report Highlights: MY 2009/10 (Novembe... http://bit.ly/8nkob4 about 14 hours ago from twitterfeed

Apple dumping decision - Mexico: USDA FAS - Mexican tariffsReport Highlights: On November 4, 2009, th... http://bit.ly/6FpwJ6 about 14 hours ago from twitterfeed

Citrus greening disease found in western Mexico: Huanglongbing, the catastrophic citrus disease, has been... http://bit.ly/4IcDn1 about 15 hours ago from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  Cost Evaluation of Product Tracing: An IFT report to the FDA: An IFT researcher looks at the... http://bit.ly/5CtJxU about 16 hours ago from twitterfeed

PMA promotes PTI at meeting: WASHINGTON, D.C. —The Produce Marketing Association, Newark, Del., pushed ... http://bit.ly/5CR5ax about 16 hours ago from twitterfeed

farm Comfort food shines on menus: Some use food as a comfort when they’re nervous, depressed or otherwise u... http://bit.ly/73EiL4 about 17 hours ago from twitterfeed

farm Washington cherry shipments surpass 2007 high point: WENATCHEE, Wash. — Northwest growers and shippers ... http://bit.ly/6BTTGB about 17 hours ago from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm Chat - Cathy Enright: I chatted on Dec. 9 with Cathy Enright, vice president of government aff... http://bit.ly/5osLQS about 17 hours ago from twitterfeed

U.S. and Canada agree to adjust potato trade rules: The U.S. Department of Agriculture has issued a final... http://bit.ly/6X8s98

Raspberry promotion order: View RulePrinter-Friendly Version Download RIN Data in XMLUSDA/AMS ... http://bit.ly/8ofDSZ about 7 hours ago from twitterfeed

Gills Onions Featured to be featured in Discovery Channel: Gills Onions, Onxard, Calif., fresh-cut onion ... http://bit.ly/8v9qVw  about 18 hours ago  from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm Global Food Safety Standards - Darden powerpoint: Another presentation from USDA/FDA meeting o... http://bit.ly/5ru4LD about 19 hours ago from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm FDA’s Role: Epidemiological investigation during foodborne outbreaks - powerpoint: Another p... http://bit.ly/7t9wNR about 20 hours ago from twitterfeed

Produce industry stands firm on traceability enforcement: WASHINGTON, D.C. — Fresh produce industry rep... http://bit.ly/6lNpRO about 21 hours ago from twitterfeed

Wal-Mart hires Costco veteran to head produce and floral: Manolo Reyes, a veteran with Issaquah, Wash.-ba... http://bit.ly/5KAxQw about 21 hours ago from twitterfeed

Tomato, lettuce prices may not drop anytime soon: Lettuce and tomato prices, which soared in November, re... http://bit.ly/6hnJN2 about 21 hours ago from twitterfeed

Jeb Bush to speak at United Fresh 2010: United Fresh Produce Association’s 2010 convention will feature... http://bit.ly/8TM97E about 21 hours ago from twitterfeed

Sustainability discussed at Washington State Horticultural Association meeting: WENATCHEE, Wash. — Food... http://bit.ly/5qbET2 about 22 hours ago from twitterfeed

farm Michelle Peterson joins Aspen Produce sales staff: Michelle Peterson is the newest member of the sales st... http://bit.ly/6s9x4F about 23 hours ago from twitterfeed


farm Psyllid threat explored at California Farm Bureau meeting: ANAHEIM, Calif. — A number of invasive pests... http://bit.ly/6c21ZR about 24 hours ago from twitterfeed


Fresh Talk  farm Investigating Foodborne Disease Outbreaks: The CDC Perspective: Powerpoint by Dr. Ian Williams... http://bit.ly/8PA1gs about 24 hours ago from twitterfeed


farm Florida citrus growers renew research marketing order: Florida citrus growers and handlers have approved ... http://bit.ly/4BuEe1 7:47 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm Epidemiology and Identify the Food - Powerpoint presentation: A powerpoint presentation from t... http://bit.ly/56Cjsu 7:04 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

Government report looks at ethanol’s use of water: Government report looks at ethanol’s use of waterG... http://bit.ly/6AmVvx 5:09 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

Calif. air pollution board to redo report on truck regulations - Fresno Bee: Calif. air pollution boa... http://bit.ly/7XLO4s 5:04 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

DHS Secretary reiterates commitment to immigration reform in 2010- Examiner: DHS Secretary reiterates... http://bit.ly/7PvIQA 4:57 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm Keeping pigs happy and USDA FAS Mexican annual avocado report: I happened to run across a USDA... http://bit.ly/6Zonbm 4:48 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

Federal Register notice: potato imports: New USDA regulation on potato imports[Federal Register: Dece... http://bit.ly/6mbaw3 4:41 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

Argentina Fresh Deciduous Report Annual - USDA FAS: Argentina Fresh Deciduous Report Annual - USDA FA... http://bit.ly/76Ir5I 4:37 AM Dec 10th from twitterfeed

farm Cal Giant introduces new strawberry packs: In an effort to conserve materials and get more product on pal... http://bit.ly/8JwVwS

"Animal rights activists that wants to shatter the myth that Swedish pigs are happier than pigs in other countries " http://bit.ly/5qjZMi  3:35 AM Dec 10th  from TweetDeck

New potato import regulation coming http://bit.ly/6BxY5p 2:59 AM Dec 10th from TweetDeck

farm FDA announces intent for enforceable produce safety standards: With Congress on the brink of passing food... http://bit.ly/7Qoa5l 4:37 PM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm National Onion Association meeting draws strong crowd: SAN ANTONIO — The National Onion Association dre... http://bit.ly/6WgVAL 4:07 PM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm National Farm to School Network has exploded from simple beginnings: When Rodney Taylor was first approac... http://bit.ly/5ligN3 3:31 PM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Pear Bureau chief to lead U.S. Export Development Council: Kevin Moffitt, president and chief executive o... http://bit.ly/778In2 2:14 PM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

@walmart_shop Disappointed with customer service at 135th Street Wal Mart in Olathe... lack of passion for customer satisfaction unhappy! 1:41 PM Dec 9th from web

farm Mail-order fruit is not the norm: ‘Tis the season, which means it’s Cushman’s HoneyBells time. The li... http://bit.ly/4vkMcq 12:14 PM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm Martini guest post: A protest through a fish-eye lens: A timely post from our guest industry b... http://bit.ly/5ObDsM 11:50 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed


farm Naturipe names Dwight Ferguson president, CEO: Dwight Ferguson, the former president and chief executive ... http://bit.ly/4PEytX 11:37 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Greens crops escape Southeast rains: While excessive fall rains lashed the Southeast, damaging some crops... http://bit.ly/8Fva2X 11:07 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Grab the opportunity: What do Honeybaked Ham, Harry and David, Omaha Steaks and Hickory Farms, among othe... http://bit.ly/5qZKZj 11:01 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Avocado shipper Prime Produce closes doors: California avocado shipper Prime Produce International LLC ha... http://bit.ly/8ohgIw 9:33 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Dole to begin using iGPS pallets: Orlando, Fla.-based Intelligent Global Pooling Systems has entered into... http://bit.ly/4Wgy7w 9:33 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

A Protest Through A Fish-Eye Lens: I can’t help but think we’re being played here.The ‘news’ ... http://bit.ly/6zn10L 8:53 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Water issues dominate California Farm Bureau meeting: ANAHEIM, Calif. — Despite “onerous regulations,... http://bit.ly/837ZJq 8:51 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

BBC - The problem with self service checkouts: The problem with self-service checkouts Those unexpect... http://bit.ly/6KRrEO 7:00 AM Dec 9th from twitterfeed

farm Coalition of Immokalee Workers pickets Publix: The Coalition of Immokalee Workers is pressuring Publix Su... http://bit.ly/8T1Gh6 4:09 PM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

farm Argentina lemon rulemaking could begin this month: With a promise in hand of a chilly reception by U.S. c... http://bit.ly/7LDnf6 3:34 PM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

Food Stamps: The economics of eating well - NYT debate forum: Just some excerpts here.. go to the lin... http://bit.ly/8DWwNJ 3:15 PM Dec 8th from twitterfeed   

farm Kroger suffers big third-quarter loss: Cincinnati-based The Kroger Co. has reported a net loss of $875 mi... http://bit.ly/4rryVm  2:51 PM Dec 8th  from twitterfeed

RT @FakeAPStylebook When quoting news releases pick the most nonsensical sentences so ppl know what it’s like to have to read those things. 2:44 PM Dec 8th from TweetDeck

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farm Central Am cantaloupe markets weaken: Markets for Central American melons were weak in early December, an... http://bit.ly/5qRRce 2:30 PM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

farm Minor citrus damage reported from California freeze: California’s San Joaquin Valley citrus grower-ship... http://bit.ly/7Rp4i2 11:52 AM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk  farm When low prices are evil: Scanning the Web this morning, I see that a United Kingdom blogger h... http://bit.ly/4SXPLw 11:09 AM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

farm Southeast vegetable conference to focus on food safety: Georgia and Florida growers are to hear about fo... http://bit.ly/7G2VNH 11:06 AM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

farm Florida promotes state’s strawberries in Ireland: Florida’s agriculture promotion machine is promotin... http://bit.ly/7lJVgZ 11:05 AM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

farm Fruit Logistica chooses Mexico as partner country: Mexico has been chosen the official partner country of... http://bit.ly/6m1JpC 11:05 AM Dec 8th from twitterfeed

Fresh Talk post When low prices are evil http://bit.ly/7nnIdX 9:06 AM Dec 8th from TweetDeck

FDA announces intent to set enforceable food safety standards for produce http://bit.ly/8IfbN5 8:45 AM Dec 8th from TweetDeck

farm Fresh Express salad ads target consumers: Fresh Express is taking its brand to the people in a big way fo... http://bit.ly/5mH6bV 5:20 PM Dec 7th from twitterfeed

farm Services set for cherry industry pioneer Al Gotelli: Al Gotelli, a California cherry grower-packer-shippe... http://bit.ly/4uVntD 3:17 PM Dec 7th from twitterfeed

Businesses fume over CO2 regulation from EPA http://bit.ly/7m2umi 2:36 PM Dec 7th from TweetDeck

farm Key appoints senior director of marketing: Randy Unterseher, who has been with Key Technology the past 19... http://bit.ly/7jZ0fu 12:28 PM Dec 7th from twitterfeed

farm Research shows cruciferous vegetables may fight disease: Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania Sc... http://bit.ly/6nzqAp 11:46 AM Dec 7th from twitterfeed

farm Georgia watermelon group schedules annual event: Recreation and the crowning of the state’s watermelon... http://bit.ly/8XePBG 8:49 AM Dec 7th from twitterfeed

Potato board gets final rule on assessment increase http://bit.ly/4IhVem 7:57 AM Dec 7th from TweetDeck

Fresh Talk  farm Come on, man: Give retailers some credit: I think most of us on The Packer staff have all hear... http://bit.ly/7qP9b8 1:47 AM Dec 7th from twitterfeed

Archie Bunker on vegetarianism http://bit.ly/7MIqUh 1:44 AM Dec 7th from TweetDeck

I’m a Chiquita (salad) and I’m here to say...: An ambitious plan ...After 20 years, Chiquita ads are ... http://bit.ly/6gUBKM  10:09 PM Dec 6th  from twitterfeed

Tesco’s "dark" stores to be shopped only by staff for onliine orders: Wow..15% of turnover by 2015Tes... http://bit.ly/8VOmM2 10:02 PM Dec 6th from twitterfeed

No Black Friday in UK: It’s all about Mega Monday and Super Tuesday: Shops Christmas price war starts... http://bit.ly/8WThxx 9:57 PM Dec 6th from twitterfeed

School lunch: screwed up priorities: Preach it girl...Food Sunday: School Lunch – A Sad Reflection ... http://bit.ly/7nHrXC 9:50 PM Dec 6th from twitterfeed

Grandma peddles fruit to cover medical bills: Grandmother Sells Fruit to Cover Medical Costs New Amer... http://bit.ly/6pU416 6:48 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

The doomsday scenario (again) from Roubini: Road to Riches: A new doomsday scenario - KC StarAs your ... http://bit.ly/54JYKM 6:43 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

Dole Europe announces vp: Dole’s new role for faithful Foukra - FreshInfoDole Food Company has appoin... http://bit.ly/83qU8G 6:37 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

Banana dispute settled?: FACTBOX-Bananas dispute at the World Trade Organisation - ReutersDec 4 (Reut... http://bit.ly/7K9hzZ 6:35 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

Trucker group: suspend CARB regs: SPECIAL REPORT: OOIDA calls for suspension of CARB regsFriday, Dec.... http://bit.ly/6u0Tst 6:30 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

From tree branches to biofuel?: Govt: Some $600M to go to energy plants - APBy JOHN SEEWER (AP)TOLEDO... http://bit.ly/6E2CCd 6:27 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

Health care horror: Democrats create health care horror - Detroit NewsRobert GoldbergThe Senate healt... http://bit.ly/8Krh5b 6:23 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

Obama and the jobs question: Obama: efforts aimed at economy’s long-term health - APBy WILL LESTER (A... http://bit.ly/7F2Ype 6:17 AM Dec 5th from twitterfeed

farm Florida greenhouse grower ships nationally: LAKE WORTH, Fla. — A Florida greenhouse tomato grower has e... http://bit.ly/6XKN7W 4:07 PM Dec 4th from twitterfeed

Isn’t it funny how we seek and give inspiration with sayings and quotes on twitter ... what marvelous, complicated creatures we are 3:02 PM Dec 4th from TweetDeck

farm Salad bar advocates head to Capitol Hill: Beyond all the statistics and logic why salad bars make sense f... http://bit.ly/90FNy1 3:01 PM Dec 4th from twitterfeed

farm Tomato growers voice interest in regional-grown issues: IMMOKALEE, Fla. — As tomato flavor is closely t... http://bit.ly/89nUbj 2:50 PM Dec 4th from twitterfeed

farm Industry to keep a close eye on food safety in 2010: It’s that time when we tend to look back on the ye... http://bit.ly/5XbDos 2:38 PM Dec 4th from twitterfeed

farm Retiring CEO plans to remain involved with Six L’s: IMMOKALEE, Fla. — Though the head of a leading Ea... http://bit.ly/4z28CD 2:14 PM Dec 4th from twitterfeed

farm Tomatoes to be promoted through research-intensive campaign: MAITLAND, Fla. — Reacting to smaller overa... http://bit.ly/8mf0mE 1:58 PM Dec 4th from twitterfeed

@DaleAlison FF All things Iowa and Hawkeye 1:12 PM Dec 4th from TweetDeck in reply to DaleAlison