New school lunch rules don't prompt less produce consumption
03/12/2014 8:14:50 AMNew school lunch requirements, launched by the U.S. Department of Agriculture in 2012, appear to be... Read more.
New potato varieties enter the market
03/10/2014 6:49:09 PMWith the rise of specialty potatoes in the retail world, several new varieties are emerging in the... Read more.
Researchers seek growers' help in collecting soil data
03/04/2014 3:12:09 PMResearchers in Ohio and the north-central United States want to update soil fertility management recommendations... Read more.
Food safety evolving for eastern cantaloupe growers
03/04/2014 10:47:24 AMATLANTA — Entering its second year, the Eastern Cantaloupe Growers Association plans to help retailers... Watch Video.
Report looks at fire blight control in organic apples, pears
03/03/2014 6:45:46 PMAt the end of the 2014 season, organic pome fruit growers will have to begin phasing out use of antibiotics... Read more.
EPA registers biological insecticide from Marrone Bio
03/03/2014 2:43:54 PMThe Environmental Protection Agency has registered Venerate, a biological insecticide from Davis, Calif.-based Marrone Bio... Read more.
Survey finds continued growth in spud’s popularity
02/27/2014 4:27:34 PMPotatoes have a large following and it continues to grow, according to a recent survey conducted on... Read more.
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