With billions of dollars at stake, the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas commends Senators Sinema (D-AZ) and Moran (R-KS) and Representatives Schweikert (R-AZ) and Cuellar (D-TX) for leading a bipartisan, bicameral letter raising significant concerns with the Trump Administration’s Section 201 investigation on imported blueberries and Section 332 investigations of imported strawberries, bell peppers, squash, and cucumbers.
The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) is pleased to announce that Andrea Ortega has joined the organization as a Communications Coordinator.
Members of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas held their annual meeting on September 29, 2020 in a virtual conference for members. This year the FPAA welcomed a new chairman, chairman-elect, and several board members.
The Members of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas have named Jose Antonio Martinez of Divine Flavor as the 2020 Member of the Year.
“This politically motivated action directly undermines the new U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement, positioning the U.S. as an unreliable trading partner despite any trade agreements they negotiate," FPAA said about the investigation plan.
Without providing evidence to back up their claims, Southeast produce growers insisted the U.S. invoke rarely-used Section 301 National Security protections against Mexican imported produce.
The U.S. International Trade Commission found that dumped Mexican tomatoes threaten the U.S. tomato industry. The …
NOGALES, AZ (For immediate release, Nov. 18, 2019) – The USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection …
Nogales companies plan to boost business during their off-season with a new cold inspection facility.
Fresh produce is such a mature category, it can be difficult to grow. But there are ways, said Rick Stein, vice president, fresh foods, for Food Marketing Institute