Pear breeding efforts focus on rootstocks
08/22/2014 10:36:06 AMWenatchee, Wash. — While new pear variety development can’t compare with apples, part of the... Read more.
Packer Apple Man of the Year known for optimism
08/22/2014 10:41:50 AMCHICAGO — Although he’s known for growing apples and peaches, it could be said that Henry... Watch Video.
New York growers getting set for market push on new varieties
08/21/2014 1:50:31 PMNew York will take a major step toward trying out two of its newest varieties — Snapdragon and... Read more.
California bans high-VOC pesticides in the Central Valley in 2015
08/21/2014 1:13:44 PMCentral Valley fruit and vegetable growers who rely on pesticides high in volatile organic compounds... Read more.
DuPont to sell Kocide business to Mitsui & Co.
08/21/2014 12:05:06 PMWilmington, Del.-based DuPont Crop Protection plans to sell its copper fungicide business to Tokyo-based Mitsui... Read more.
Carolina group offers videos to supplement GAP manual
08/21/2014 1:14:46 PMA new series of videos from the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association seeks to help growers navigate... Watch Video.
Pictorial test helps gauge children's responses to produce items
08/21/2014 10:49:31 AMEven if a produce item is nutritious, it does no good if preschoolers turn up their noses at it. To... Read more.
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- Specialty grapes star in Emmys dinner
- Netafim, T-L Irrigation join on hybrid center-pivot drip system
- DuPont to sell Kocide business to Mitsui & Co.
- Three fungal diseases hit Pacific Northwest vegetable crops
- Florida ag department offers cost-share for weather stations