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Tomato suspension agreement
10:47AM Oct 14, 2019

Florida Tomato Exchange wants antidumping investigation to resume

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
With the ink on the new tomato suspension agreement still wet, the Florida Tomato Exchange has filed a request for continuation of the antidumping investigation of fresh tomatoes from Mexico.
15:50PM Sep 19, 2019

New tomato suspension agreement signed

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
The new normal for U.S. imports of Mexican tomatoes is signed, sealed and delivered.
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15:07PM Sep 11, 2019

Fresno County's 2018 production breaks records

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Fresno County’s agriculture production in 2018 hit a record $7.89 billion, a 12% increase over 2017 numbers.
11:10AM Sep 05, 2019

Hurricane Dorian: Florida Tomato Council reschedules conference

Amy Sowder
AgWeb Contributor
An abridged version of Florida’s 44th Tomato Conference, canceled due to Hurricane Dorian’s approach in the Atlantic, has been rescheduled for Oct. 2-3 in a new location.
16:38PM Aug 26, 2019

Packer Insight — Mexican tomato agreement

Ashley Nickle
Staff Writer, The Packer
The Packer's editor Tom Karst and Produce Retailer editor Ashley Nickle discuss the details of the new agreement on Mexican tomatoes.
17:07PM Aug 22, 2019

Statements pour in on U.S.-Mexico tomato agreement

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Numerous produce industry and other groups have issued statements in the wake of a new agreement setting floor prices for Mexican tomatoes sent to the U.S.
09:47AM Aug 22, 2019

Inspection provision in Mexico tomato deal draws critics

Tom Karst
AgWeb Contributor
The relief of reaching a new tomato suspension agreement between Mexican tomato growers and the Department of Commerce has come with misgivings about the effect of mandatory inspections at the