The Rave Apple Road Trip Has Begun

August 22, 2019 Stemilt Growers

The Stemilt team is promoting the Honeycrisp successor across the Midwest and East Coast during the first-ever #RaveRoadTrip. The trip covers over 1,700 miles and will take Rave® through six states before wrapping up in New Jersey just after Labor Day.

FPAA Expresses Worry That Inspection Provisions in Proposed New Tomato Suspension Agreement Will Snarl Border Traffic and Damage U.S. Tomato Market

“At that level, the inspections are not only unnecessary, they also have the potential to destabilize the U.S. tomato market,” said Lance Jungmeyer, President of the FPAA.

U.S. Tomato Growers Applaud the New Suspension Agreement

August 22, 2019 Florida Tomato Exchange

After 23 years of suspension agreements that never worked to protect American tomato growers from injurious dumping of Mexican tomatoes, the Mexican tomato industry agreed last night to a strong new suspension agreement, which U.S. growers support.

Chilean Kiwifruit Season Heats up with Steady Stream of Promotions

The first-ever North American marketing campaign for the Chilean Kiwifruit Committee is now in full swing and set to continue through the end of September.

United Fresh Names 2019 Family Business Scholarship Winners

United Fresh Produce Association is pleased to announce the three recipients of the 2019 Frieda Rapoport Caplan Family Business Scholarships: