The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced it has approved contracts for the additional purchase of Farmers to Families Food boxes.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced that Azteca International Produce LLC satisfied an $83,396 reparation order issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) involving unpaid produce transactions.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has imposed sanctions on Bella Fresh Houston LLC, Houston, Texas, for violating the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced a new data report, the U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement Seasonal Perishable Products Weekly Update, prepared in close partnership with the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) and the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce).
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has imposed sanctions on Wayne Bailey Inc., Chadbourn, N.C., for violating the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has determined that Eloiza Nunez Ramirez, Jose A. Ramirez, Antonio Benitez, Tomasa Rivera Granados, Raul Martinez, Omar P. Polito and Alverto Rivera are not responsibly connected to Organic Fruit Markets LLC, operating out of Oroville, Wash.
In this hyper-political era, politics seem to affect everything, and the USDA Farmers to Families food box program is no different.
Poblano Fresh failed to pay $230,918 to one seller for produce that was purchased, received and accepted in interstate and foreign commerce from October 2019 to November 2019.
The solicitation will be issued to over 240 organizations that have previously received Basic Ordering Agreements (BOA). Solicitations to existing BOA holders are expected to be issued by the end of the week, with contract awards expected to be made by January 19.
Fruits and vegetables are at the forefront of recommendations for 2020-2025 issued by the U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services.