Community & Press

"Healthy Futures" - Wild River's School Nutrition Program

According to the California Department of Public Health, research shows that eating a variety of fruits and vegetables and getting at least 60 minutes of physical activity daily can help children maintain good health, a healthy weight, and lower risk for health-related problems.  It is estimated that only three out of ten children are eating the recommended amount of fruits and vegetables, and nearly two out of five children in our state are overweight or obese.  This unhealthy weight can have a serious impact on a child’s future, putting them at higher risk for Type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and certain types of…

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"Food Love Project"

Wild River Marketing is a proud farm partner and contributor to Sierra Harvest’s Food Love Project, an educational farm devoted to promoting nutrition education, food security, and community involvement in growing, harvesting, eating and celebrating fresh food in Nevada County, California.  The farm hosts experiential field trips, service projects, U-pick fruits and vegetables, and workdays for a variety of community organizations.   For local youth, Wild River supports Sierra Harvest’s Farm to School program which connects area schools with local farms.  The intiative reaches over 5,000 students and approximately 82% of the K-8 population in Western Nevada County, California.  Farm to School program activities and initiatives include farm field trips,…

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PMA's Fresh Summit 2014 (Anaheim, CA)

Wild River Marketing, Inc. was a first-time exhibitor at this year’s annual industry convention + expo, PMA’s Fresh Summit 2014.   The trade show was a great way to introduce our California-grown Gold Kiwifruit and to share our variety of Certified Organic Products with the industry.   We were quite pleased with the event and are busy exploring new opportunities coming out of the show.                      

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Tropikiwi at 2016 West Coast Produce Expo

Wild River was recently featured in The Packer, displaying our new Tropikiwi 1 lb. stand-up pouch bag at this year’s West Coast Produce Expo.   Keep a lookout for this attractive, resealable bag which will be hitting the shelves in September!   http://www.thepacker.com/news/industry/west-coast-produce-expo-booths-no2

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"14 Healthy Reasons to Eat Kiwi"

Check out this interesting article on the health benefits of kiwifruit, 14 reasons to start slicing and scooping!   http://www.care2.com/greenliving/14-healthy-reasons-to-eat-kiwi.html  

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