The U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Marketing Service is seeking nominees for the National Potato Promotion Board to succeed 65 members with terms that expire Feb. 28, 2023.
International Fresh Produce Association has responded to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s announced “Food System Transformation Framework” highlighting the aspects most likely to impact fresh produce and floral.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is warning vendors who wish to participate in USDA food purchase programs of a possible phishing scheme.
USDA has imposed sanctions on G & K Citrus LLC, Miami, Fla., for violating the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act.
The National Potato Council today welcomed the news that the first shipments of U.S. fresh potatoes crossed into Mexico yesterday, May 11.
In a complaint filed on Sept. 29, 2021, the USDA alleged that American Fruit & Produce Corp., Miami, Fla., failed to make full payment promptly in the total amount of $667,214 to 21 sellers for multiple lots of produce in violation of the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA).
USDA announced that Fong Shing International Corp. satisfied a reparation order in the amount of $53,540 issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) involving unpaid produce transactions.
USDA announced that Candymar Produce Inc. satisfied a $1,920 reparation order issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) involving unpaid produce transactions.
USDA has imposed sanctions on four produce businesses for failing to meet contractual obligations to the sellers of produce they purchased and failing to pay reparation awards issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA).
USDA today announced that it will conduct another referendum among South Texas onion producers to determine their level of support for continuing their federal marketing order.