Register for the 2019 Fall Convention HERE

2020-01-20T20:11:45+00:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Featured Story|

FPAA 2019 Fall Convention Schedule of Events Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019   10:00 am –   4:00 pm     Registration @ The Otero House   12:00 pm – 12:30 pm    Welcome & Networking Lunch @ The Chapel   12:30 pm –   4:00 pm    Educational Sessions @ The Chapel   6:00 pm -  11:30 pm     Opening Fiesta [...]

FPAA Disappointed that Commerce has Ended the Tomato Suspension Agreement

2020-01-20T20:18:21+00:00May 8th, 2019|Categories: Featured Story, News|

The Fresh Produce Association of the Americas (FPAA) is disappointed the Department of Commerce has terminated the Tomato Suspension Agreement. The agreement has been an important tool in protecting over 33,000 American jobs and creating stability in the marketplace. Many entities appealed for the signature of a new or revised Tomato Suspension Agreement. To that end, [...]

Tomato Prices Could Shoot Up to 40% to 85% If U.S, Puts Duties on Mexican Tomatoes

2020-01-20T20:18:29+00:00April 23rd, 2019|Categories: Featured Story|

For Immediate Release TOMATO PRICES COULD SHOOT UP 40 TO 85% IF U.S. PUTS DUTIES ON MEXICAN TOMATOES, ACCORDING TO ECONOMIC ANALYSIS Arizona State University economic analysis finds American consumers will pay dearly if U.S. withdraws from Tomato Suspension Agreement with Mexico Nogales, Ariz., April 23, 2019 – American consumers could soon be paying 40 to [...]

Zombie NAFTA- A North American Horror Story

2018-04-13T20:17:10+00:00April 13th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Featured Story, News|

                The world, as we know it, has ended. Society is not what it once was. Instead of fruitful international investment opportunities, we see a desolate economic landscape plagued with danger and uncertainty. Hordes of angry consumers are cursed to pay higher prices for products they once took for granted. An apocalyptic disaster of biblical proportion. [...]