FPAA Members Name Matt Mandel as Member of the Year

2023-06-19T22:45:44+00:00November 15th, 2022|Categories: News, Press Releases|

During the annual meeting of the Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) on November 1st, the association’s president, Lance Jungmeyer, presented the FPAA Member of the Year Award to Matt Mandel from SunFed. The Member of the Year is nominated by FPAA members and is defined as someone who goes above and beyond in [...]

FPAA Signs Letter Calling for Congress to Avert Rail Service Shutdown

2022-11-09T17:46:22+00:00November 9th, 2022|Categories: Blog, News|

The FPAA joined 193 agriculture groups under the Ag Transportation Working Group (ATWG) calling for swift action from Congress to help avert a rail strike.  The ATWG wrote, “A strike or lockout combined with existing challenges in the rail system, at our ports, with trucking and with record low water levels on the Mississippi River impacting [...]