Fruit gains traction in springtime

Mar 14, 2019 by Tom Burfield
Many of the produce items shipped from West Mexico during the spring are similar to those that arrive in winter. However, fruit items, like melons and mangoes, tend to have a greater presence as the weather warms up.

FPAA events approaching

Mar 06, 2018 by Ashley Nickle
The FPAA Spring Policy Summit will include presentations on possible U.S. infrastructure changes, inspections at the U.S.-Mexico border, and food safety standards across Canada, Mexico and the U.S.

Mexican tomato markets a 'struggle'

Feb 14, 2017 by Tom Burfield
Supplies of tomatoes, the No. 1 commodity imported from west Mexico through the Nogales, Ariz., port of entry, are plentiful this season. Perhaps too plentiful, distributors say.