The failed PMA/United merger seems longer ago than just July, doesn’t it?
It’s also interesting to see how the industry has responded to the news.
As for 2012, there hasn’t been much time to see the industry response to top issues. For example, the Mexico/Florida tomato dispute is far from settled, and the nation awaits the results of the Food Safety Modernization Act and what another four years of an Obama administration will mean.
This Year in Produce special report holds the top 10 stories of the year as determined by The Packer staff. We vote and determine this every year.