Arctic® Fuji – another step closer

Arctic® Fuji apples are now one step closer to U.S. deregulation! Following the submission of our initial application to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Service (APHIS) requesting nonregulated status (commercial approval), we are excited to announce that OSF’s Arctic® Fuji petition 
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Arctic® fruit leather: Perfecting the purée

When people hear “nonbrowning apples” they think of, well, apples of course! However, the value of Arctic® apples’ nonbrowning trait extends far beyond whole, or even sliced apples – and one great example is Arctic® apple fruit leather. Even lovers of fruit leather will likely agree
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Waste not, want not

Consumers buy with their eyes. It’s one of those universally accepted common-sense human behaviors. Sometimes, however, this habit can create unintended issues, such as contributing to food waste. Take, for example, a recent campaign led by the United Nations advising consumers to buy “funny fruit” to
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Showdown: Arctic® Golden vs. Arctic® Granny

The first two nonbrowning apple varieties we are bringing to market are Arctic® Granny and Arctic® Golden. Why these varieties? Lots of reasons! Golden Delicious: Orange Pippin, a popular website which is a self-acclaimed “comprehensive resource for apples and orchards”, explains that the Golden Delicious is “undoubtedly
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