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Report: farm labor tight in Washington

06/05/2014 9:54:57 AM

Early signs point to a tight farm labor market in Washington in 2014, and that prospect is causing... Read more.


Web seminar focuses on tomato powdery mildew

06/03/2014 9:39:36 PM

Although powdery mildew may not be the most devastating of tomatoes diseases, it nonetheless can affect... Read more.


El Níno expected to return; drought zones likely to expand

06/03/2014 9:20:48 PM

The meteorologist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture says it is “extremely likely” the El... Watch Video.



Knowing late blight's origin could aid finding controls

06/03/2014 11:24:48 AM

Mexico is the origin of the late blight epidemic that caused the Irish Potato Famine in the 1840s,... Read more.


The Packer to launch West Coast expo next May

06/02/2014 7:47:51 AM

LENEXA, Kan. — Business should be a pleasure next May in Palm Springs, Calif., as The Packer... Watch Video.


USDA seeks further comments on genetically engineered spud

05/30/2014 10:11:28 PM

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking public comments on an environmental assessment and a... Read more.


Washington Fruit & Produce plans to double cherry packing output

05/30/2014 10:12:08 PM

A new packing house means Washington Fruit & Produce Co. could double its cherry packing output... Watch Video.



Project seeks to improve farmers market food safety

05/28/2014 12:23:50 PM

Researchers hope to enlist smartphones, tablets and the Web to help farmers market vendors and managers... Read more.


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