One variety's up, one's down, but the net should be an increase in exports of Chilean easy-peelers to the U.S. this summer, said Karen Brux, president of the San Carlos, Calif.-based Chilean Fresh Fruit Association.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has filed administrative complaints under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act against a New York individual and company for violating PACA employment restrictions, according to
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has imposed sanctions on six produce companies for failure to pay reparation awards issued under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act, according to USDA news releases.
After filing an administrative complaint against Sandia Distributors last April, the U.S. Department of Agriculture has now cited the Nogales, Ariz.-based company for failure to pay for produce, according to a USDA news
New York-based Fairway Group Holdings Corp. and its subsidiaries posted $1 million in surety bonds with the U.S. Department of Agriculture to obtain Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act licenses to operate in the prod