Desert packers look to bag customers with newest packages
07/15/2014 11:41:21 AMDesert produce growers and shippers talk often about the quality of the items they pack, but they... Read more.
BMPs help protect the environment while helping growers succeed
07/14/2014 12:06:53 PMThe Florida legislature passed the 1999 Florida Watershed Restoration Act that gives the Florida Department... Read more.
Revamped website helps connect Florida growers, buyers
06/18/2014 9:34:15 AMA website that connects Florida producers with buyers and consumers has been revamped, making it easier... Read more.
PGR helps slow avocado ripening, lengthening marketability
06/17/2014 4:39:44 PMA commercially available plant growth regulator can keep a Florida avocado hybrid fresh longer, a... Read more.
Florida to open new citrus germplasm repository
06/16/2014 11:25:29 AMThe Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumers Services will open the new Florida Citrus Repository... Read more.
Mechanical citrus harvest is still needed but with less shaking
06/06/2014 6:20:04 PMEditor's note: A special thanks to Dr. Monica Ozores-Hampton for coordinating The Immokalee Report. Ten years... Read more.
Genome database will help guide fruit choices, aid breeding
06/06/2014 12:11:23 PMResearchers from the University of Florida, Washington State, Clemson, North Carolina State and Cornell have... Read more.
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