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Texas Produce Industry Meets with Top Level APHIS & CBP Executives

Approximately 40-50 produce import industry representatives participated in a recent roundtable discussion which was attended by top level executives from USDA-APHIS and CBP. The meeting was coordinated by TIPA and hosted at the Tierra del Sol conference room located in Pharr, Texas. "This was a great opportunity for our industry to speak directly to [...]

June 3rd, 2015|Categories: Events|

AMHPAC’s Annual Convention 2015

The Mexican Association of Protected Agriculture (AMHPAC) invites you to their annual convention in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, (Mexico) on August 27-28, 2015. One of the main goals of the businessmen comprising the AMHPAC, is to generate sales and business opportunities. Often, this means to implement strategies that stimulate customers to perform a specific action, such [...]

April 27th, 2015|Categories: Events|

Recap of Viva Fresh Expo

Monday, Mar. 30th, 2015 by Jordan Okumura AUSTIN, TX - The much anticipated Viva Fresh Produce Exposition happened last week in Austin, Texas, and we were fortunate enough to have a front row seat to a regional produce event that offered great opportunities for networking, team building, and, of course, plenty of fun! High [...]

March 31st, 2015|Categories: Events|Tags: |

Viva Fresh Is Rolling Out the Red Carpet for Retailers and Foodservice Attendees

Not only is registration for retailers and foodservice attendees complimentary, but we’ve pulled out the stops for them as well. We are excited about the response we have received with a wide range of retail/foodservice attendees that includes H.E.B, Meijer, Trader Joe’s, United Supermarkets, AWG, Sysco, and US Foodservice just to name a few. Register [...]

January 22nd, 2015|Categories: Events|

SAVE THE DATE: TIPA’s Annual Summer Golf Tournament 2015

Mark Your Calendars! The 2015 TIPA Golf Tournament has been set for Friday June 19th at the McAllen Country Club.  Additional details will be forthcoming.

January 22nd, 2015|Categories: Events|

Viva Fresh Open

Join us for the first annual Viva Fresh Open presented by Paramount Citrus! This new event will provide additional networking opportunities as well as raising funds for the Viva Fresh Education Scholarship Fund, which will support students and teachers whose curriculum's are focused on nutrition and agriculture programming, according to a press release. The tournament [...]

January 9th, 2015|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , |

Texas International Produce Association Promotes Southwest Border & Produce Diversity with New Conference for 2015

Mark your calendar, the Texas International Produce Association (TIPA) has announced plans to host the inaugural VIVA Fresh Conference and Expo on March 26-28, 2015 in Austin, Texas.  The expo, which is meant to highlight the “Gateway to the Americas,” will focus on produce grown in the Southwest region of the United States and while [...]

July 16th, 2014|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , , |

Hall of Fame 2014

The bienniel Hall of Fame is upon us again. The Hall of Fame recognizes the unselfish contributions of past and present leaders in the Texas produce industry who have been or may still be employees, managers, or owners of companies, who are Texas International Produce Associations members or non-members, who have made exceptional contributions in support [...]

April 19th, 2014|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , |

Texas Town at PMA Fresh Summit

Did you know... the Texas International Produce Association hosts the TEXAS TOWN PAVILION at PMA's Fresh Summit and we have booths still available? What: Texas Town is a 3,000 square foot exhibit space FRONT and CENTER at the Produce Marketing Association's Fresh Summit. With over 19,000 attendees, this Expo is THE place to be if [...]

July 31st, 2012|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , |