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Florida congressmen urge action against Mexican produce

- Analysis
You don’t have to know too much about international trade to suspect that dumping is a bad thing.

FPAA prepares for 52nd Nogales Fresh Produce Convention and Golf Tournament

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas will be celebrating its 52nd Nogales Fresh Produce Convention and Golf Tournament from November 4th – 6th, 2021 in the historical town of Tubac, Arizona.

FPAA and TIPA support bipartisan efforts to maintain the standard definitions in 2019 Tomato Suspension Agreement

- General News
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas and the Texas International Produce Association applaud the efforts of Congressman Vicente Gonzalez in leading a bipartisan letter addressed to the Secretary of Commerce, Gina Raimondo, regarding a proposal to reinterpret parts of the 2019 Suspension Agreement on Fresh Tomatoes from Mexico (TSA).

FPAA supports infrastructure grant proposals

- General News
Southern Arizona’s fast paced border community serves as one of biggest imported fresh produce distribution regions.

Sonora grape export forecast smaller than previous seasons

- General News
The Sonora Grape Growers Association (AALPUM) projects 21.5 million 18 lb. (8.2 kg) cartons to be packed and shipped between early May and mid-July, 2021.

FPAA releases Annual Policy Summit agenda

- General News
On the heels of a successful Tomato Week 2021, the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas has shifted focus to the upcoming Spring Policy Summit 2021.

Data helps explain tomatoes’ pandemic success

- General News
There are many factors pointing to the success tomatoes have had in the past year. But some varieties and growing regions have done better than others.

Tomatoes look to build on pandemic demand bump

- General News
We’ve all seen the data that shows the past year has seen huge growth at retail, and the tomato segment has even outpaced that.

Q&A with FPAA President Lance Jungmeyer

- General News
We talked with Lance Jungmeyer, President of The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas}, Nogales, AZ, in late 2020 for the Produce Blueprints Nogales Supplement to the January/February 2021 issue.

Nogales sees strong demand for new commodities and specialty items

- General News
Known as the reliable, trusted source for many fruit and vegetable items throughout the winter months, Nogales continues to see demand for new commodities and specialty items.