Colombia to import vegetables to the U.S.
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- The U.S. is allowing vegetables grown in Colombia to reach the U.S. for the first time in history.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is now allowing the imports of fresh celery, arugula, and spinach from Colombia. The new U.S. and Colombia trade agreement is now in effect after it was signed over the weekend.
The agreement requires shipments from Colombia to be inspected when they arrive in the U.S.
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