The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced today that it will invest $52 million in Specialty Crop Block Grants, a program funded authorized the 2008 Farm Bill, to support producers of fresh fruits and vegetables and other specialty crops.
What’s a seller to do when your customer unloads and accepts your produce at destination, but claims a breach? Remember these three facts:
Recently, I’ve received several calls inquiring about what must be included on your shipping containers to ensure compliance with state and Federal laws.
Western Growers recently requested members to respond to a survey regarding whether or not they are registered and acting as a non-resident importer (NRI) when shipping to Canada, or have been requested to do so by their Canadian customer/receiver.
Western Growers members care deeply for the food they grow, the land they sustain, the people they employ, and the community in which they live.