Year in Produce No. 1 — Trade troubles

Jan 10, 2020 by Tom Karst
While a mid-December “phase one” trade agreement with China lifted spirits and forestalled any escalation in the trade war with China, it
did not immediately remove Chinese tariffs on fresh produce.

Drought dings Chile fruit exports

Nov 20, 2019 by Tom Karst
Chile 2019-20 deciduous fruit exports will dip modestly because of a drought and a decline in planted area, according to a new report from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.