Pear breeding efforts focus on rootstocks
08/22/2014 10:36:07 AMWenatchee, Wash. — While new pear variety development can’t compare with apples, part of the... Read more.
Packer Apple Man of the Year known for optimism
08/22/2014 10:41:50 AMCHICAGO — Although he’s known for growing apples and peaches, it could be said that Henry... Watch Video.
Pictorial test helps gauge children's responses to produce items
08/21/2014 10:49:33 AMEven if a produce item is nutritious, it does no good if preschoolers turn up their noses at it. To... Read more.
GMO labeling initiative qualifies for Colorado's November ballot
08/20/2014 5:54:33 PMVoters in Colorado will be asked in November whether they want foods that contain genetically modified... Read more.
Sun rises on new Web domain as organic sector grows
08/21/2014 9:16:20 AMResearch released this summer by Consumer Reports shows 45% of U.S. residents buy organic foods at... Watch Video.
Growers try to prevent, prepare for harsher irrigation rules
08/20/2014 12:47:32 PMOnion growers in the Pacific Northwest are optimistic as they wait for news regarding the revised... Read more.
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