Strong California lettuce market eases
07/22/2014 11:56:34 AMSALINAS, Calif. — A strong market for California lettuce loosened its grip on buyers a bit in... Watch Video.
Sweet potato markets tight heading into harvests
07/22/2014 4:39:57 PMSweet potato prices should stay high until September, when new-crop volume shipments begin. Markets should stay... Read more.
UPDATED: Wawona stone fruit recall spurred by Australian tests
07/21/2014 10:48:50 AM(UPDATED COVERAGE, July 22) As a recall of stone fruit from Wawona Packing Co. expanded to Canada,... Read more.
USDA triples emergency water assistance to California
07/18/2014 3:19:52 PMThe U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to provide $9.7 million in emergency water assistance to... Read more.
Walmart funds second round of strawberry sustainability grants
07/18/2014 12:43:19 PMThe Bentonville, Ark.-based Walmart Foundation has donated another $1.05 million to the National Strawberry Sustainability... Read more.
Papaya, banana growers sue Hawaii County over GMO ban
07/17/2014 10:25:48 AMHawaiian papaya and banana growers have joined cattlemen and floral producers to fight a ban on open-air... Watch Video.
Researchers find new marmorated stink bug attractant
07/16/2014 5:34:09 PMU.S. Department of Agriculture researchers have deciphered chemical pheromones emitted by the brown marmorated stink... Read more.
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