Spending bill adds potatoes to the WIC program
12/11/2014 10:24:11 AMIndustry lobbyists said the omnibus House spending bill will fund the federal government through September,... Read more.
University of Florida launches improved MarketMaker site
12/10/2014 2:11:38 PMThe University of Florida offers two free online marketing tools—MarketMaker and Food Connect—to help the... Read more.
USDA predicts fresh produce imports will outpace exports
12/10/2014 4:02:02 PMU.S. imports of fruits and vegetables will continue to outpace exports, according to the latest government... Read more.
Port strife bites Washington apples
12/10/2014 4:05:46 PMWashington’s apple industry is losing an estimated $19 million per week to congestion at the... Read more.
Florida orange, grapefruit forecast remains unchanged this month
12/10/2014 12:01:18 PMThe Florida citrus forecast for most major varieties remains unchanged in December, good news for... Read more.
Arizona expands citrus psyllid quarantine
12/10/2014 9:51:34 AMThe Arizona Department of Agriculture has quarantined two new parts of the state because of Asian... Read more.
Web broadcast focuses on high-tunnel tomato diseases
12/10/2014 9:14:09 AMHigh tunnels offer weather protection and can extend a tomato season, but diseases may remain a concern. Focus... Read more.
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