Florida citrus leader Dan Richardson, 95, dies
12/30/2014 3:10:43 PMDanforth “Dan” Richardson, an Indian River citrus grower, died Dec. 17. Richardson, 95, remained highly active... Read more.
University of Florida to offer hydroponic short courses in March
12/30/2014 10:15:27 AMDue to past demand, the University of Florida is offering a hands-on two-day hydroponic short course... Read more.
FFVA fills newly created food safety and sustainability position
12/24/2014 1:03:30 AMThe Maitland-based Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association has named Jill Dunlop to the newly created... Read more.
New test measures phenolicsbeneficial plant chemicals
12/23/2014 3:34:16 PMU.S. Department of Agriculture researchers have developed a new test to detect and measure beneficial... Read more.
Vida Fresh launches organic Tasti-Lee tomatoes
12/23/2014 4:57:31 PMVida Fresh Inc., Morro Bay, Calif., has begun offering Tasti-Lee organic tomatoes. Tasti-Lee is a brand... Read more.
Growers enlist 'buddy' plants to help manage insect pests
12/23/2014 9:37:14 AMA group of small-scale farmers in northern Florida have enlisted the buddy system to help manage insects... Read more.
Sakata launches three Eastern bell pepper varieties
12/22/2014 7:34:17 PMMorgan Hill, Calif.-based Sakata Seed America has introduced three bell peppers for Eastern U.S. growers—Gridiron,... Read more.
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