Report: U.S. tree nut industry is healthy, but watch China
09/26/2013 10:37:35 AMBusiness is booming for the U.S. tree nut industry, with rising grower prices, larger crops and ever-increasing... Read more.
Texas A&M publishes disease pocket guide
09/24/2013 10:59:12 AMTexas A&M University has just published a pocket-sized guide to common vegetable and fruit diseases. The... Read more.
Nominate an industry leader for a Potato Industry Award
09/23/2013 10:00:57 AMEvery year, TheGrower.com and its sister publication, The Packer, recognize a potato industry leader, and... Read more.
U.S. spud production up, citrus down
09/20/2013 7:44:03 AMU.S. potato production rose 8% in 2012, but U.S. citrus production was down 4%. About 463 million... Read more.
Study: Homeowners' insecticide use affects bumblebees
09/12/2013 2:09:36 PMAlthough bee advocates have focused on farmers and their use of insecticides, homeowner use of chemicals... Read more.
Spotted wing fly pest confirmed in Missouri
09/11/2013 11:10:06 AMThe spotted wing drosophila, a fly pest of fruit, has been confirmed in Missouri, making it "the summer's... Read more.
Arkansas looks at winter strawberry production under tunnels
08/27/2013 1:12:37 PMLocally grown strawberries during the Mid-South winter may become a reality, thanks to research being... Read more.
- Genetically engineered tomato helps fight bad cholesterol
- Most California produce tested had no detectable pesticide
- Bayer tests new seed treatments to protect honeybees
- Florida battles Mexican strawberries
- Del Monte testing genetically modified pineapple
- Glyphosate-resistant weeds also may be disease resistant