River Point Farms of Hermiston is seeking to fill the market niche for mild, tearless onions with its EverMild sweet onion.
This is the third year River Point Farms has grown the EverMild onion, but this is the first time it's been introduced to the mass market.
Minos Athanassiadis, lead marketer for the new onion, stressed how the workers treat the premium onions.
"Every single onion gets touched by hand," he said.
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