Our Annual TIPA Golf Tournament is taking place on Friday, June 15th, 2018 at the McAllen Country Club. SCHEDULE 10:30 AM.....REGISTRATION 11:30 AM......LUNCH 12:30 PM......SHOTGUN START, RAIN OR SHINE! Register today! THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS!
Viva Fresh Produce Expo has gone mobile! We're excited to announce we have a brand new mobile app for you to use on Guidebook! Get the app to access the most up-to-date information about our event, including schedules, maps, and much more. Get our guide here: https://guidebook.com/g/vivafreshexpo Android and iOS users: Tap the "Download" button to download the [...]
Couldn’t attend last week’s Advances in Veg Irrigation seminar? We’ve got the highlights and presentation info here!! Check it out. 02-New Product Intro 2018 03-TomatoProduction_last 04-TWRI RCPP program 2018 05-VEGETABLE_2018
Come join us on August 4th, 2017 at the McAllen Country Club, McAllen, TX, for our Annual TIPA Golf Tournament. Register your team today!
TIPA is pleased to announce an upcoming educational event "Effective Environmental Monitoring and Aseptic Techniques". This class will be conducted by TIPA member Merieux NutriSciences. This course will cover all areas of environmental monitoring with a heavy focus on guidance regarding Listeria monocytogenes. The course will review a case study on the 2011 cantaloupe outbreak, define what is Listeria monocytogenes, discuss FDA’s Listeria Guidance, [...]
Offered by Mérieux NutriSciences and the Texas International Produce Association (TIPA), this course will provide participants with the knowledge to implement the requirements of the “Foreign Supplier Verification Programs (FSVP) for Importers of Food for Humans and Animals” regulation of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). This regulation is one of a number of [...]
We are offering a free workshop to TIPA members entitled “Mitigating the Cost of a Product Recall”. We have secured a nationally renowned attorney, Sarah Brew, who specializes in food safety and recall related cases. As all of you know, a single recall can lead to severe financial losses for your operation, with about 52 [...]
TIPA Member Training Session: Audit Training for Food Safety Systems for Internal and External Suppliers
We wanted to alert you to a training opportunity coordinated by TIPA, for TIPA Members, scheduled for Feb 7-8. REGISTER NOW If you source product from growers or other companies as part of your operation, then this is an important training to help you become compliant with FDA’s new requirements under FSMA. Supplier control and [...]
The Texas International Produce Association named five produce industry leaders to its Hall of Fame this week. The TIPA Hall of Fame has been a “proud tradition since 1988, recognizing people who have made exceptional contributions to the industry,” said TIPA president and CEO Bret Erickson. Among those recognized were Bill Burns (posthumously) of Lamar [...]
Save the Date The Texas International Produce Association and the Hall of Fame Committee will soon begin the selection process for individuals who have demonstrated true leadership in the Texas produce industry. The select few will be inducted into the Produce Hall of Fame January 25, 2016, during the Association's most treasured event - the [...]