APHIS Considers Allowing Importation of Fresh Raspberries and Turmeric from Peru
No quarantine pests were identified in the draft risk assessment for turmeric. APHIS identified one quarantine pest for raspberries.
USDA Trade Mitigation Purchases from Farmers Update
USDA announced that it has purchased more than $2.2 billion of meat, fruits, vegetables, specialty crops and dairy products in fiscal years 2019 and 2020 in its ongoing efforts to feed people in need and assist American farmers and ranchers suffering from damage due to trade retaliation by foreign nations.
USDA Extends Farmers to Families Food Box Program Contracts