The California Citrus Mutual is still assessing the damage from the weather Photo courtesy of Thinkstock

The California Citrus Mutual is still assessing the damage from the weather. Photo courtesy of Thinkstock

Cold Weather in West Slows Vegetable Production

Cold weather in the Western growing states and Mexico has delayed vegetable production and might have caused some freeze damage to produce, industry and government groups said.

Wegmans Food Markets’ suppliers reported damaged vegetable crops and slowed plant growth, according to a blog post by Mary Ellen Burris, senior vice president of consumer affairs at Wegmans.

“So for the next few weeks, suppl

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