Oregon carrot seed growers move to drip irrigation, saving water
03/18/2014 10:20:24 AMOregon producers, who grow about 85 percent of the nation's carrot seeds, have cut water use in half... Watch Video.
Norway’s Tomra eyes U.S. lettuce processors
03/05/2014 9:36:53 PMNorway-based Tomra Sorting Solutions is targeting U.S. lettuce growers and processors with technology featuring laser... Watch Video.
Firms partner on GPS-guided variable-rate air blast spray system
03/03/2014 1:33:00 PMOrlando-based AGERpoint has joined with agricultural equipment manufacturer Durand Wayland to develop the next generation... Read more.
Laser sensor speeds salmonella detection
02/18/2014 10:34:27 AMPurdue University researchers say they’ve developed a laser sensor that detects salmonella in less than... Watch Video.
Natural treatments enhance broccoli nutrients, shelf life
02/11/2014 11:10:53 AMThe discovery of two natural compounds that may enhance broccoli's anti-cancer properties while prolonging its... Read more.
New group opposes individual state's GMO labeling
02/10/2014 11:08:33 AMMore than two dozen food trade groups and manufacturers have formed a coalition to oppose states from... Read more.
Potatoes thrive under higher carbon dioxide levels
02/06/2014 10:10:04 AMAlthough some plants may suffer under global climate change and increased carbon dioxide levels, potatoes... Read more.