Europatat Congress 2019 – Main Speakers Confirmed

May 1, 2019 Europatat

On 13 June 2019, under the slogan “The timeless potato: A dynamic and innovative food”, the Europatat Congress will explore the potential for innovation within the sector now and into the future as well as Norway’s special trade relations with the EU.

AMS Announces 2019 Rates for Voluntary Fruits, Vegetables, and Specialty Crops Services

May 1, 2019 USDA AMS

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) announced the 2019 rates it will charge for voluntary grading, inspection, certification, verification, and laboratory services for a variety of agricultural commodities – including fruits, vegetables and specialty crops.

Allen Lund Company Announces Corporate Promotions

May 1, 2019 Allen Lund Company

“The Allen Lund Company has made changes to the organization, elevating current vice presidents to executive vice president status,” stated Eddie Lund, president of the company, adding “this gave us the ability to promote three very successful managers to vice president positions.”