Florida expecting another strong year of avocados
05/13/2014 11:21:31 AMHOMESTEAD, Fla. — Florida avocado grower-shippers are expecting another normal season with production similar to... Watch Video.
UC program promotes Zumba fitness to farmworkers
05/12/2014 3:23:37 PMThe University of California, Davis, has begun a new worksite-based health program designed to lower... Watch Video.
Beneficial bacterium may curb Salmonella on tomatoes
05/09/2014 12:10:55 PMFood and Drug Administration scientists have found a benign bacterium that may block Salmonella from... Read more.
HLB multi-agency group puts $1.5 million toward biocontrol
05/08/2014 5:05:36 PMThe U.S. Department of Agriculture's Huanglongbing Multi-Agency Coordination Group has allocated more than $1.5 million... Watch Video.
UPDATED: Florida Classic Growers head retires, successor named
05/06/2014 1:05:26 PM(UPDATED COVERAGE May 7) Bobby Bawcum, president of the Dundee, Fla.-based Florida Classic Growers,... Read more.
Peace River Valley Citrus names new executive director
05/06/2014 10:37:41 AMArcadia, Fla.-based Peace River Valley Citrus Growers Association has hired LeAnna Himrod as its new... Read more.
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