The United Fresh Produce Association launched a new mobile application for Android, Apple and BlackBerry to keep produce industry members up to date on industry news and events.

One of the first chances to use the application will be the Washington Public Policy Conference Sept. 14-16, which will post its schedule on the applications.

“As we move beyond the upcoming Washington conference, the app will feature member alerts, news updates, United Fresh events and programming bulletins, as well as other new features, to help extend the value of United Fresh membership,” said Ray Gilmer, vice president of communications, in a news release.

All of the versions of the applications are available online at