TITLE

USDA Restricts PACA Violators in Florida and New Jersey from Operating in the Produce Industry

PUB. DATE
August 2016
SOURCE
Evaluation of PPPIAD Project on Cotton;8/30/2016, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has restricted several produce businesses like B Food Inc. and Premier Fresh Wholesale in Florida and New Jersey from operating in the produce industry due to failure to pay reparation awards under the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA). It mentions the U.S. Agricultural Marketing Service and PACA Division, regulating fair trading practices of produce businesses. It states various PACA claims resolved by the USDA.
ACCESSION #
118058263

 

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