FPAA – Signs Onto ATWG Supply Chain Letter

2021-10-21T20:50:21+00:00October 21st, 2021|Categories: Blog|

The FPAA signed onto a letter addressed to the U.S. Department of Transportation as part of the Agricultural Transportation Working Group (ATWG.) The letter includes comments that will be used by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) to prepare a report for President Biden on supply chains for the industrial base View Letter Now: Agricultural Transportation Working [...]

FPAA Responds to Senator Rubio’s Letter

2021-10-18T22:22:53+00:00October 18th, 2021|Categories: Blog|

Sen. Marco Rubio may be looking after his fruit and vegetable grower constituents, but once again he is short on facts. Sen. Marco Rubio and some members of the Florida Congressional delegation continue to parrot the same inflammatory rhetoric as their constituents, but they should take a good look in the mirror if they are blaming [...]

FPAA Comments on University of Florida Tomato Study

2021-10-14T21:34:43+00:00October 14th, 2021|Categories: Blog|

FPAA President, Lance Jungmeyer, commented to The Packer about the University of Florida study that makes misleading claims about tomato imports from Mexico. Below you will find the FPAA’s full written response: The assertions made about Mexican tomatoes in a study by Dr. Zhengfei Guan have been taken out of context, resulting in conclusions that are misleading and [...]