Groups such as the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas and the Border Trade Alliance continue to make misleading statements about the U.S.-Mexico Tomato Suspension Agreement in an apparent attempt to muddy the waters and stoke fear among other agricultural sectors in the U.S.
Cathy Burns encouraged suppliers, importers and buyers at the 50th Nogales Produce Convention to take a close look at the Produce Industry Ethical Charter on Responsible Labor Practices and consider endorsing it.
AgriTalk Host Chip Flory brings in Jim Wiesemeyer to cover news from Washington, Greg Henderson and Pamela Riemenschneider cover online produce shopping, and Rhonda Brooks previews Farm Journal's Yield Tour.
TUBAC, Ariz. - The Trump administration's trade and immigration policies might concern companies and officials that depend on the flow of fruits and vegetables from Mexico, but the history and scope of rela
Produce distributors in Nogales, Ariz., seem wary of President Donald Trump's plans to meddle with the North American Free Trade Agreement that they say has boosted trade among the U.S., Mexico and Canada over the