Category: Process Food

Tomato and chili seizures increased at border bridges

EL PASO – Customs and Border Protection (CBP) El Paso Sector has registered an increase in the seizure of tomatoes and chili at international crossings The agency reminds users that it is not allowed to enter the United States with any type of...

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Juarez registered an annual inflation of 4.07%

JUAREZ – Pushed by rising food and electricity prices, Ciudad Juárez recorded an annual inflation of 407% during July, the highest level in the last 24 months According to the National Consumer Price Index (INPC) published by the National...

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Monterrey’s food inflation boosted

MONTERREY – Despite the fact that inflation in Monterrey in July compared to June was of 099%, one of the highest at national level, in annual terms it was of 283%, occupying the 7th position as the lowest in the country The main segment that...

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California prune industry remains strong during pandemic

CALIFORNIA – The prune industry in California appears to be weathering the market disruptions created by the COVID-19 pandemic fairly well The nature of the commodity itself and the overall prune market provide for relative stability as the...

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California agriculture industry could lose US$8.6 billion due to coronavirus pandemic

CALIFORNIA - California's agriculture industry, the nation's largest, has already lost $2 billion due to the coronavirus pandemic and stands to miss out on an estimated $86 billion this year, according to a new report commissioned by the California...

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Mission to open massive Texas avocado center

OXNARD – Mission Produce, Inc the world’s most advanced avocado network, announced it has broken ground on a mega distribution center in Laredo, Texas, which will initially create approximately 75 jobs The 262,000 square foot capital...

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COVID-19 safe-practice health orders for New Mexico’s agriculture industry

SANTA FE – New Mexico Gov Michelle Lujan Grisham signed a modified public health emergency order easing restriction on retail operations, ordering New Mexico citizens to wear cloth face coverings in public, and proposing a series of requirements...

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Bafar increased its sales during the year’s first quarter

CHIHUAHUA – Grupo Bafar presented the results of its operations for the first quarter of 2020, where it highlighted that its net sales increased 104% compared to last year According to the report published by the Chihuahua-based company, from...

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Record Year for Pecan Production in NM

NEW MEXICO – New Mexico marked a record year of pecan production in 2019 to lead the nation, according to US agricultural officials The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported that production in the Southwest state topped out at more...

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Tamaulipas estimates to harvest 15,000 tons of lemon in 2020

CIUDAD VICTORIA – Despite the adverse effects of the drought, the citrus sector in Tamaulipas remains hopeful of obtaining a harvest of around 15 tons of Italian lemon, reported Humberto Vázquez, representative of the National Service for Health,...

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