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Mystery seeds baffle nation

- Analysis
What could be wrong with getting free seeds in the mail?

Chile reaches historical cherry export record

- International
Through the setbacks brought on by the pandemic, Chilean cherries reached historical levels during the 2019-2020 campaign, with China being a main consumer.

U.S. blueberry exports allowed into China

- General News
China will allow imports of U.S. blueberries, according to a notice on its customs website.

China still plans to honor its ag purchase agreement with U.S.

- General News
The ongoing coronavirus outbreak has brought into question whether China will live up to its trade commitment to buy $20 billion in U.S. agriculture exports in 2020 and 2021.

China tariff cut offers little relief

- General News

It sounded like good news for U.S. fruit exporters when China announced it would cut tariffs …

The Produce Reporter Week in Review – January 24, 2020

- General News
Greg and Pamela pay tribute to the lasting legacy of Frieda Caplan, and talk about what happened with Lucky's Market, Fairway Markets and the road ahead to reestablishing fresh produce trade in China. 

Hurdles remain on China trade deal

- Analysis
For fresh produce companies to benefit from Phase 1 of the U.S.-China trade deal agreed to last week, China’s commitment to purchase has to turn into certainty, analysts say.

U.S.-China trade deal delivers some produce wins

- General News
The United States and China signed a trade agreement today that should improve access for U.S. fruit and vegetable exporters. Overall, China agreed to buy $200 billion worth of U.S. exports in the first two years of this first phase of the deal.

Apple growers brace for new round of Chinese tariffs

- General News
U.S. apple growers are bracing for another round of retaliatory tariffs from China, the U.S. Apple Association said Aug 28.. The country has said it will begin unleashing new tariffs on a wide range of U.S. goods, including an additional 10 percent on apples for a total of 60 percent, beginning Sept. 1.

USDA Awards Agricultural Trade Promotion Funding

- General News
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announced today that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has awarded $100 million to 48 organizations through the Agricultural Trade Promotion Program (ATP) to help U.S. farmers and ranchers identify and access new export markets.