City of Pharr will Create its Very Own Produce District

Today, instead of your average ribbon cutting ceremony, a fruit slicing event took place to kick off the produce season. Fresh fruit straight from across the border was cut by officials from the City of Pharr to initiate the beginning of produce season. Other than the produce itself, the event also covered the Pharr International Bridge on  business and trade. Last year around $26.48M worth of goods crossed through the Pharr bridge, produce included. Although the process of growing these fruits and vegetables is not taking place entirely in the RGV, it is definitely bringing economic growth. The Pharr...

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