Fruits and Vegetables

Specialty Crops Market News Contacts

 

Arizona

Phoenix

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Phoenix Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse 
230 North First Avenue, Suite 404 
 
Abbie Hannon, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (602) 514-7210 
Fax: (602) 514-7215
 

California

Fresno

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
2202 Monterey Street 
Suite 104-A 
Fresno, CA 93721 
 
Lori Tasos, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (559) 487-5178 
Fax: (559) 487-5199
 

Los Angeles

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
1320 E. Olympic Boulevard, Suite 212 
Los Angeles, California 90021-1907 
 
Kevin Morris, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (213) 894-3077 
Fax: (213) 894-2898
 

San Francisco

San Francisco (Burlingame)
Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
831 Mitten Road, Room 200 
Burlingame, California 94010
 
James P. King, Officer-In-Charge
Phone: (650) 552-9195
Fax:
 
San Francisco (Danville)
USDA AMS SC Market News
PO Box 3214
Danville, CA 94526
 

Washington, DC (Headquarters)

USDA, AMS, SC Programs 
Market News Division 
1400 Independence Avenue, SW, 
Room 1529-S 
Washington, D.C. 20250-0238 
 
Terry Long, Director
Phone: (202) 720-2175
Fax: (202) 720-0011
 
John Okoniewski, Deputy Director
Phone: (202) 720-9932
Fax: (202) 720-0011
 
Patty Willkie, Branch Chief, Supply Reports
Patty.Willkie@ams.usda.gov
Phone: (202) 205-9690
 
Fernando Palmer, Branch Chief, International Reports 
Phone: (202) 720-2264 
Fax: (202) 720-4052
 

Florida

Miami

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Brickell Plaza Building 
909 S.E. 1st Avenue, Suite 712 
Miami, Florida 33131 

Ashraf Zaki, Officer-in-Charge
Email: Ashraf.Zaki@ams.usda.gov
Phone: (305) 373-2955
Fax: (305) 373-3562

Oviedo

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
2461 West State Road 426, Suite 1055 
Oviedo, FL 32765 
 
Cedrick Thomas
Phone: (407) 365-8813 
Fax: (407) 365-9706
 

Georgia

Atlanta

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Building 1-218 
16 Forest Parkway 
Forest Park, Georgia 30297 
 
Mary Metsker 
Phone: (404) 361-1376 
Fax: (404) 363-2523
 
Marcial (Mike) Rafanan, 
Phone: (404) 366-2748
Fax: (404) 363-2523
 
Alesia Swan, Chief of Field Operations
Phone: (404) 361-9785
Fax: (404) 363-2523
 

Idaho

Idaho Falls

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
1820 E. 17th Street 
Suite 100 
Idaho Falls, ID 83404 
 
Mick Davie, Officer-in-Charge 
Phone: (208) 525-0166 
Fax: (208) 525-5546
 
Idaho Falls Satellite Office
Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
12819 Country Place Drive 
Saint Joseph, Missouri 64505 
 
Ed Irvine, Market Reporter 
Phone: (816) 676-7051 
Fax: (816) 671-9368
 

Illinois

Chicago

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Chicago International Produce Market 
2404 S. Wolcott, Unit 6 
Chicago, Illinois 60608 
 
John Kerrens, 
Phone: (773) 843-1053 
Fax: (773) 843-1092
 

Maryland

Baltimore (Jessup)

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Maryland Wholesale Produce Market 
Building A, Unit 30 
7460 Conowingo Avenue 
Jessup, Maryland 20794-9361 
 
Holly Mozal, Officer-In-Charge
Phone: (410) 799-4840 and 4841 
Fax: (410) 799-8442
 

Massachusetts

Boston

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Boston Market Terminal, Room 10 
34 Market Street 
Everett, Massachusetts 02149 
 
Jim Praski, Officer-in-Charge 
Phone: (617) 387-4498, 4681
Fax: (617) 389-1387
 

Michigan

Benton Harbor

Specialty Crops Market News 
U.S. Department of Agriculture 
830 South Pleasant St 
St. Joseph, MI 49085
 
Debbie Friday, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (269) 982-1004
Fax: (269) 982-1005
 
Detroit
Specialty Crops Market News 
U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Detroit Produce Terminal, Room 53 
7201 West Fort Street 
Detroit, Michigan 48209 

Lesley Moore, Officer-In-Charge
Email: Lesley.Moore@ams.usda.gov
Phone: (313) 841-1111
Fax: (313) 841-8310

 

Missouri

St. Louis

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Unit 1, Produce Row, Room 101 
St. Louis, Missouri 63102-1418 
 
Dennis Jemmerson, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (314) 425-4520 and 4521 
Fax: (314) 621-3214
 

New York

New York (Bronx)

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
275B NYC Terminal Market 
Bronx, New York 10474-7000 
 
Ed Martello, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (718) 542-2225,2383,5004
Fax: (718) 378-0891
 

North Carolina

Raleigh

North Carolina Department of Agriculture 
1020 Mail Service Center 
2 W. Edenton St. 
Raleigh, NC 27699
 
Sherry Barefoot, 
Phone: (919) 707-3156
Fax:
 

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
6700 Essington Avenue, Suite H-208 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19153 
 
Mike Cramer, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (215) 551-6791 
Fax: (215) 336-0355
 

South Carolina

Columbia

Specialty Crops Market News Service 
State Farmers Market, Phillips Conference Center 
117 Ballard Court 
West Columbia, South Carolina 29172 
 
PO Box 11280 
Columbia, South Carolina 29211 
 
Jack Dantzler, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (803) 737-4497 
Fax: (803) 737-4667
 

Texas

Dallas

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
1406 Parker Street, Room 201 
Dallas, Texas 75215 
 
Kathy Posh, Officer-In-Charge 
Phone: (214) 767-5375 and 5377 
Fax: (214) 767-5383
 

Virginia

Onley (Richmond)

Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services 
102 Governor Street, Suite 355 
Richmond, VA 23219-3676 
 
Brett Richardson 
Phone: (804) 371-0319 
Fax: (804) 371-7787
 

Washington

Yakima

Specialty Crops Market News 
USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service 
Agricultural Service Center 
108 South 6th Ave 
Yakima, WA 98902 
 
Jeffrey Main, National Market Reporting Technology Manager
Phone: (509) 575-8903 
Fax: (509) 575-5648