USDA grants total almost $118 million
10/02/2014 5:25:14 PMThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has issued nearly $118 million in grants to support fruits, vegetables... Read more.
Purdue to lead organic tomato research project
10/02/2014 10:51:33 AMA multi-institutional group has received a $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture... Read more.
Research looks at dung beetles as a natural clean-up crew
10/01/2014 12:50:50 PMDung beetles, sometimes called nature's pooper scoopers, could help suppress harmful foodborne pathogens in the... Read more.
Northwest pear quality, sizing excellent
10/01/2014 6:16:12 PMPear quality and sizing were outstanding in the early weeks of the Northwest deal, grower-shippers... Read more.
Rain complicates pumpkin deal
09/24/2014 12:54:32 PMRains have cut into volumes in some pumpkin-growing areas and delayed harvests in others. Capac, Mich.-based... Read more.
Common virus, pathogen conspire to damage potatoes
09/22/2014 4:41:37 PMA common potato virus and a fungus-like pathogen can team up to cause even more damage in potatoes. Washington... Read more.
Changing demographics, drought top the concerns of wineries
09/22/2014 3:45:03 PM%The California wine industry will continue to hold its own in the global marketplace despite shifts... Read more.
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