Valent's parent company acquires Asana insecticide from DuPont
12/03/2014 12:02:07 PMSumitomo Chemical, the Japanese-based parent of Valent U.S.A. Corp., has acquired Asana insecticide from DuPont... Read more.
UF researchers find friendly fungi that controls avocado pest
12/03/2014 11:22:44 AMUniversity of Florida researchers may have found the first biological control for the beetle that... Read more.
California water, weather forecasts brighten – for now
12/02/2014 5:57:12 PMAn improving outlook for rain and snow in California has prompted an increase in the state water project’s... Read more.
Researchers look to machines to harvest cider apples
12/02/2014 9:13:57 AMHard apple cider is enjoying much of the same popularity as craft beers, but harvesting apples to... Read more.
USDA bars Snokist principals from industry
12/02/2014 12:01:13 AMThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has ruled that Yakima-based Snokist Growers cannot operate in the... Read more.
New melon disease turns up in seed-production fields
11/27/2014 8:00:36 AMAlthough cucumber green mottle mosaic virus was originally described in 1935, it was first confirmed... Read more.
Senator drops California drought legislation — for now
11/26/2014 1:34:53 PMSen. Dianne Feinstein’s decision to pull the plug temporarily on crafting a compromise for California... Read more.
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