Riveridge pursues vacuum harvest technology
08/22/2014 4:34:53 PMRiveridge Produce Marketing Inc., Sparta, Mich., plans to expand use of a vacuum harvest aid on apples... Watch Video.
Scientist tries peanut digger to fight nutsedge in organic fields
08/18/2014 5:34:27 PMA machine used to harvest peanuts may help organic growers manage nutsedge, a prolific weed that can... Read more.
Recycling plant should aid growers with sustainability, landfills
08/11/2014 4:04:26 PMUntil recently, growers who wanted to dispose of used plastic mulch or drip tape in an environmentally... Read more.
Test kit can confirm citrus greening in the field
08/11/2014 1:00:08 PMPortland, Maine-based EnviroLogix Inc. has introduced a test that can be performed in the field in... Read more.
Web tool helps time fungicides, boosting strawberry profits
08/06/2014 11:46:21 AMA University of Florida Web tool could boost strawberry growers' net profits by more than $1 million... Read more.
Arcadia Biosciences patents gene change for long-lasting tomatoes
08/05/2014 4:33:09 PMDavis, Calif.-based Arcadia Biosciences Inc. has received a U.S. patent on a non-transgenic modification to... Read more.
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.
- Vine-ripe Tasti-Lee tomato creates a buzz among consumers
- Farmers Mutual Hail to acquire John Deere Insurance
- Desert frosts nip lettuce
- Central Valley citrus growers dodge a freeze but expect more
- USDA seeks to knock down trade barriers, create consistent rules
- Guest opinion: Biologicals play a key role in food production