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Members of Congress, produce industry urge immediate financial relief for produce supply chain

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WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 7, 2020) – United Fresh Produce Association BB #:137508 and a number of …

What to expect in Washington DC this week

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The United Fresh Produce Association BB #:145458 continues to work with leaders in Washington, DC, to …

Small Business Administration’s Paycheck Protection Program Begins

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The United Fresh Produce Association send out the following information April 2, 2020: The Small Business …

Why United Fresh is pivoting 2020’s convention to a virtual format

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United Fresh has held an annual gathering of the produce industry since 1904, and 2020 will be no different. Well, a little different.

United Fresh Extends application deadline for leadership program

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The application period for the 26th class of the United Fresh Produce Industry Leadership Program is now extended through May 15, 2020. 

Senate relief bill has help for ag companies

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The United States Senate passed a $2 trillion emergency bill the night of March 25, and …

Produce industry requests billions in relief from Congress

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Robert Guenther, senior vice president, public policy for United Fresh, said March 24 that the produce industry’s request has been well received, and he’s optimistic funding will get in a bill that heads to the president as soon as today.

USDA and Labor Department partner to help H-2A employers

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Washington, D.C., March 19, 2020 – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced a partnership …

H-2A labor concerns rise for spring harvest

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Fruit and vegetable producers are concerned the COVID-19 crisis will disrupt the flow of H-2A labor and thus put their crops and products in danger.

BrandStorm Key Takeaways, Part 2: authenticity

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How do you find, and nurture, your brand's authentic message?