EPA OKs miticide for tree crops, strawberries
05/14/2014 11:42:16 AMThe Environmental Protection Agency has registered Nealta miticide from BASF, Research Triangle Park, N.C., for... Read more.
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.
Florida’s orange crop estimate inches up
05/09/2014 4:19:47 PMIn a reversal of months-long crop reductions due to fruit drop, Florida’s orange crop estimate... Read more.
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.
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