Cancel OK

IFPA wraps Washington Conference urging fresh priorities

- General News
Hundreds from across the produce and floral supply chain convened this week in the nation’s capital, June 10-12, for the Washington Conference hosted by the International Fresh Produce Association.

Ag secretary Vilsack notes partisan divide on farm bill

- General News
Agriculture secretary Tom Vilsack said farm bill negotiations and stances between the two parties show that a bipartisan bill looks far from imminent.

A new feel for this year’s IFPA Washington Conference

- General News
For long-time attendees of International Fresh Produce Association’s Washington Conference, the 2024 edition should feel new in several ways.

Farm bill update: House ag committee passes its version

- General News
The U.S. House of Representatives Agriculture Committee passed its version of the farm bill on May 23.

Update on the farm bill

- Analysis
As IFPA launches a major campaign to preserve funding for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) in the 2023 (whoops—2024) farm bill, it could be helpful to look back and see what is going on with it now.

Farm bill could be pushed back to 2025

- Analysis
The political outlook for 2024 and beyond was the subject of a Virtual Town Hall sponsored by the International Fresh Produce Association on November 29.

The farm bill’s long to-do list

- Analysis
The big news to hit the agricultural community over the past few days is the one-year extension of the federal farm bill, enacted by Congress and signed by President Biden on November 16.

Frank talk about the farm bill

- Analysis
The produce industry might want to distinguish what it wants in the farm bill from what it can get.

Inside the farm bill politics

- Featured
The farm bill was the hottest topic during the International Fresh Produce Association Washington Conference September 12-15.

IFPA Washington Conference to address these policy issues

- General News
These are just a few of the pivotal issues that attendees will confront at IFPA’s 2023 Washington Conference, September 12-15 in Washington, DC.