Broccoli compound may be a natural sunscreen
07/25/2013 9:49:04 AMChalk up another benefit of broccoli: It could help prevent skin cancer. In this case, though, it's... Read more.
HMC Farms turns to Cenergy Power for solar
07/24/2013 7:17:47 AMKingsburg, Calif.-based HMC Farms is planning a 10-acre solar photovoltaic farm in partnership with Cenergy... Read more.
Study: Light can enhance produce taste, aroma
07/23/2013 9:55:14 AMMany growers and researchers have long known that light can enhance the exterior color of fruits and... Read more.
Scientists make citrus deposits to deep-freeze gene bank
07/19/2013 11:39:14 AMU.S. Department of Agriculture scientists are depositing citrus germplasm in a deep-freeze bank to preserve... Read more.
UC Davis offers produce professional certificates
07/17/2013 1:17:29 PMThe University of California, Davis, now offers a produce professional certificate program that trains participants... Read more.
Videos will show how to grow hydroponic strawberries
07/11/2013 1:11:50 PMBy switching from soil to a hydroponic system, growers may be able to produce strawberries year-round. To... Read more.
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- Most California produce tested had no detectable pesticide
- Bayer tests new seed treatments to protect honeybees
- Florida battles Mexican strawberries
- Del Monte testing genetically modified pineapple
- Glyphosate-resistant weeds also may be disease resistant