Pork O'Clock NPPC Campaign
08:24AM Nov 07, 2019

‘Pork O’ Clock’ Campaign Stresses Importance of USMCA Agreement

AgWeb Contributor
The National Pork Producers Council launched a dynamic new campaign on Thursday, “It’s Pork O’ Clock Somewhere,” to highlight the importance and benefits of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada (USMCA) trade agreement.
12:57PM Nov 05, 2019

Produce Lovers’ Mexican blueberry facility almost ready

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Produce Lovers, a vertically-integrated grower that ships blueberries from the Mexican state of Jalisco, is shipping conventional and organic berries through mid-June.
15:36PM Oct 22, 2019

Divine Flavor works to extend grape, vegetable seasons

Tom Burfield
AgWeb Contributor
Diviine Flavor, Nogales, Ariz., is focusing on extending the Mexican grape season with fruit from Chile and Peru.
10:22AM Oct 22, 2019

Commerce resumes investigation into Mexican tomato imports

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
The Department of Commerce, acting on a request by U.S. tomato growers, is continuing its investigation into the dumping of Mexican tomatoes into the U.S.
11:29AM Oct 14, 2019

Mexican papaya importer highlights food safety at Fresh Summit

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
Mexican papaya grower-shipper Super Starr International, Colima, is promoting its food safety programs and track record.
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.
16:26PM Sep 30, 2019

Cyclospora outbreak from Mexican basil over

Chris Koger
News Editor, The Packer
An outbreak of Cyclospora illnesses linked to fresh basil appears to be over, according to the Food and Drug Administration and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.