Crop-adapted spraying (CAS) is a method for apple orchardists to match their airblast sprays to the size, shape and density of their orchard blocks.
Jason Deveau, application technology specialist ... more
Thanks to instrumentation technology, weather monitoring is much more sophisticated than it was 50 years ago. And thanks to smartphones, tablets and other devic... more
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Decreasing soil pH, also called soil acidification, is a growing concern in eastern Washington and northern Idaho. Researchers and farmers have found ... more »
Two scientists have filed a lawsuit against the University of California, Davis (UC Davis).
California Berry Cultivars, a company co-founded by for... more »
The USDA has unveiled the Urban Agriculture Toolkit, a new resource created by USDA's Know Your Farmer team to help entrepreneurs and community leade... more »
In its first five months of operation, the newly-launched Michigan Certified Fertilizer Applicator Program (CFA) has enrolled more than 450 profession... more »
Thomas Logue may be a financial planner. But he’s a farmer at heart.
Growing up around and working on farms, Logue holds a degree in agriculture... more »
USDA will provide a new financing option to help farmers purchase portable storage and handling equipment. Farm Service Agency (FSA) Administrator Va... more »
BRANDT has acquired a majority interest in BAICOR, based in Logan, Utah. BAICOR manufactures and distributes specialty fertilizers, focusing on liqui... more »
When it comes to apples, idealists continually search for the best one, pessimists settle for the one within easiest reach, while optimists take them ... more »
The Food Safety Modernization Act is changing they way growers view food safety.
Improvements are being made to packing lines and sanitation. W... more »
Willowood USA has teamed up with Lariat Partners, a Denver-based private equity firm, to further expand their product portfolio and market expansion.... more »