Theft of nuts/fruit amounts to multi-million dollar losses


Issue Date: December 9, 2015
By Lisa Lieberman Ross

In the old days, agricultural thieves would sneak into vineyards or orchards in the middle of the night and haul off pickup truck loads full of nuts and fruit worth hundreds or thousands of dollars. Now, thieves have become much more sophisticated and are using forged trucking documents to steal hundreds of thousands of dollars' worth of product at a time.

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