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Truck blockade ends, but Texas border crossing delays continue

- General News
There have been some positive signs for improved produce truck crossings from Mexico through Texas border ports of entry, but major backups remain.

Trade groups criticize heightened Texas border crossing inspections

- General News
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has vowed to strengthen border protections and inspections in response to the Biden Administration's plans to end pandemic emergency health orders that allowed federal officials to turn away migrants seeking asylum.

FPAA Spring Policy Summit covers border trade issues

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) held its annual Spring Policy Summit (SPS) on March 16, 2022.

FPAA announces 2022 Spring Policy Summit Agenda

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas is proud to announce that the annual Spring Policy Summit will be returning as an in-person event.

Fact Check: Calling something unfair doesn’t make it so

- Analysis
The following is a letter to the editor from Lance Jungmeyer, President of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas

FPAA welcomes new board members for upcoming term

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) held its annual meeting on November 4th, 2021.

Zoom makes associations more global, less personal

- General News

We should always look for the opportunities when faced with challenges, and those of us in …

Better data needed for unfair market allegations

- General News
When U.S. growers and advocates say Mexican imports unfairly harm them in the market, decision makers often don’t have an accurate data set to determine if this charge is true.

FPAA names 2021 Pillar of the Industry recipient

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) Pillar of the Industry recognition award highlights accomplishments for a member who has exhibited a history of volunteering time, effort, and impactful contributions to support the association and the fresh produce industry.

FPAA recognizes 2021 Essential Worker Member of the Year

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) is recognizing the commitment of those who worked during the peak of the COVID19 pandemic. This year, the Essential Worker has been selected as the 2021 Member of the Year.