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2020 Potato Expo biggest ever

LAS VEGAS – The 2020 Potato Expo was a record-setter.

Industry pioneer Frieda Rapoport Caplan dies

Produce industry pioneer Frieda Rapoport Caplan, 96, has died.

USDA plan changes fruit, vegetable rules for school meals

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is proposing changes to school meal programs that could limit the variety of vegetables served at lunch and cut fruit servings at some breakfasts.

1/17/20 Daily Newsflash Roundup: Endorsement, New Companies & Updates

International Citrus and Produce has been Endorsed. Berry & Sons Produce LLC, Hake's Grocery Inc., Misfits Market, PAR Produce LLC, and Southeastern Grocers are new companies to the Market, plus updates.
Jan 17, 2020 by Janice Wilson #Newsflash

USDA files $1.19 million PACA complaint against Cruisin’ On

Logistics company Cruisin’ On Inc., which does business as The Produce Network and Diamond Produce Wholesalers & Packers Inc., faces a Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act complaint for unpaid shipments.
Jan 17, 2020 by Chris Koger #PACA, #Transportation

First woman president for NPC in 2020

LAS VEGAS — Britt Raybould of Rexburg, Idaho, is the 2020 president of the National Potato Council.