United Fresh Produce Association

United Fresh promotes McEntire to senior VP of food safety & technology

United Fresh Produce Association today announced the promotion of Jennifer McEntire, Ph.D., to the position of Senior Vice President, Food Safety &... continue reading »

House introduces bipartisan bill for tax credit to offset uncollectible debt

On July 21, U.S. Reps. Darin LaHood (R-Illinois) and Jimmy Panetta (D-California) introduced the Providing Liquidity for Uncollectible Sales (PLUS) Ac... continue reading »

United Fresh sends lists of questions to USDA regarding food box program

United Fresh Produce Association on May 11 sent a letter to USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service seeking clarification to its questions regarding... continue reading »

Webinar coming on USDA’s Buy Fresh program from United Fresh

Join Agriculture Marketing Service (AMS) and United Fresh for a webinar to further discuss details around the Coronavirus Food Assistance (CFAP) Purc... continue reading »

Produce GAPs Harmonized Standard 2.0 announced by United Fresh

While the produce industry is faced with daily evolving challenges associated with the COVID-19 crisis, United Fresh continues to support ongoing prod... continue reading »

USDA urged to aid specialty crop supply chain by Congress, produce industry

On April 7, Congressmen Jimmy Panetta (D-California), Fred Upton (R-Michigan), Jim Costa (D-California) and Doug LaMalfa (R-California) led 108 member... continue reading »

United Fresh starts program to assist produce, foodservice companies feed those in need

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Fresh Start Foundation is offering a new grant program — COVID-19 Rapid Response FRESH Grants — t... continue reading »

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Amid coronavirus cancellations, United Fresh takes its trade show online

Instead of canceling its annual trade show and convention, like so many associations have done recently, the United Fresh Produce Association got crea... continue reading »

United Fresh shares update on COVID-19 efforts

The United Fresh Produce Association issued this statement from CEO & President Tom Stenzel on March 30 regarding the ongoing COVID-19 pandemi... continue reading »

Agriculture groups urge USDA to take action to assist with foodservice effects

A coalition of agriculture groups is urging the U.S. Department of Agriculture to “take swift action” to help stabilize markets affected by the CO... continue reading »