This year’s Apple Crop Outlook & Marketing Conference, hosted by USApple, will be held Thursday and Friday, Aug. 21-22, in Chicago.
The Outlook Conference is designed specifically for industry leaders from the U.S. and around the world from all segments of the apple industry, including production, packing, processing, sales, marketing, and new products. Every year, more than 300 of the industry’s best and brightest gather at the conference seeking answers.
It is the industry’s premier one-stop source for high-level networking and learning opportunities where growers hear from industry experts about innovative marketing initiatives, retail sales trends, and how the changing U.S. population will drive future business growth.
This year, group editor Richard Jones, @Richard_AVG_AFG and David Eddy, @dave_wfg_avg, editor of American and Western Fruit Grower, will be tweeting the latest news as it happens. In addition, they will present a video tribute to Bill and Jeannette Evans of Yakima, WA, 2014 American and Western Fruit Grower Apple Growers of the Year.