Resources

FOOD FOR THOUGHT

Check out the latest developments on issues facing the fresh produce industry as well as testimony at committee hearings, social media feeds and videos. 

Issue Focused Communities

United Fresh Member Communities receive regular updates on topics that interest them from your United Fresh staff experts. Any contact at a member company can subscribe to these updates.

Food Safety Community keeps you up to date on food safety issues affecting the produce industry. Updates will include information regarding FSMA, new resources available to you, and other food safety related information that will keep you abreast of the latest developments in the field. LEARN MORE

Public Policy Community shares information, provides insight and commentary and develops a strong network of United Fresh members who are interested in congressional action, federal government activities, and what other stakeholders are thinking on issues important to our industry. LEARN MORE

2019 Strategic Initiatives

United Fresh establishes a list of priority issues each year, with detailed policy positions for our industry. With such a diverse industry, achieving consensus across all of produce is a challenge.  United Fresh is committed to an open and transparent policy process that includes the views of all sectors of our industry.  LEARN MORE

Congressional & Regulatory Activity

Whether it’s providing testimony at committee hearings, submitting documentation supporting specific policies or conducting grassroots advocacy campaigns, United Fresh maintains an active presence on Capitol Hill and within the Admiistration to help shape legislation and proposed policies. LEARN MORE

Write an Op-Ed

Pen an opinion editorial on a issue of importance to the industry, such as infrastructure investment or immigration reform. If you need assistance in drafting and/or placing an opinion editorial, please contact us here at United Fresh. Once done let us know and receive 150 POINTS .  CONTACT US

Transportation & Infrastructure Investment

The produce industry is highly dependent upon an efficient transportation system, from trucking, rail and ocean shipping, to ports and border control facilities. New funding of transportation infrastructure could provide meaningful support to the industry in increased efficiency and lower costs. It is essential that the produce industry has a seat at the table with clear priorities to enhance our industry. LEARN MORE