This week's AgDay Packer TV segment highlights stories on food safety cooperation and avocados.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Food and Drug Administration signed a formal agreement to cooperate and collaborate on food oversight and produce safety. Read the full story here.
Avocados From Mexico is building excitement for avocado with a release of this year's Super Bowl TV commercial and an interactive digital experience. Read the story here.
And Pharr, Texas-based Villita Avocados is shipping light volume of greenskin lula variety avocados from its groves in south Texas. In five years, the company plans to have 100 acres of hass/greenskin hybrid avocado varieties growing under shade protection in south Texas. Read the full story here.