Southern Corporate Packers adds greenhouses, expands acreage
10/14/2013 7:52:56 PMIMMOKALEE, Fla. — Southern Corporate Packers Inc. is expanding its acreage and moving into greenhouse... Watch Video.
Updated tomato pest handbook includes new diseases
10/14/2013 12:43:59 PMThe American Phytopathological Society has just updated its wide-ranging tomato pest handbook, adding nearly 20... Read more.
Monsanto pledges $4 million toward honeybee health efforts
10/11/2013 11:41:03 AMSt. Louis-based Monsanto plans to commit $4 million during the next three years to help address the... Read more.
HLB, psyllid risk-based survey tool topic of Web seminar
10/10/2013 2:00:57 PMA group of researchers has developed a survey that can help predict where citrus greening and its... Read more.
Phil Stansly named interim director at UF's Immokalee center
10/10/2013 10:16:29 AMPhil Stansly, a longtime entomology professor based at the Southwest Florida Research and Education Center... Read more.
Florida fall vegetables to start, fewer cucumbers expected
10/10/2013 2:08:48 PMIMMOKALEE, Fla. — Though heavy rains disrupted late summer plantings, growers don’t expect the disruptions... Watch Video.
- Genetically engineered tomato helps fight bad cholesterol
- 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