Statement by Jim Bair, President & CEO U.S. Apple Association Re: State of the Union Trade Message

February 6, 2019 U.S. Apple Association

“The U.S. Apple Association (USApple) welcomes President Trump’s State of the Union remarks on the importance of trade, especially as it pertains to the agriculture sector. With more than 30 percent of fresh apples destined for overseas markets, trade policies play a critical role in the health of the apple industry.”

USApple Selects 2019 Young Apple Leaders

January 25, 2019 The U.S. Apple Association

The U.S. Apple Association (USApple) today announced its class of 2019 Young Apple Leaders. Twenty-two accomplished and aspiring young women and men were selected by the organization to join with, and learn from, USApple leaders as they advocate on important issues impacting growers and the $15 billion per year apple industry.