Sam Astin III started as a medium-sized Florida strawberry grower. By considerably expanding his acreage, he became one of the state’s leading strawberry growers.
Always looking to the future, As... more
“Since 1974 and still learning” is the business philosophy of Carl Grooms, a longtime strawberry grower in central Florida.
Grooms is president and co-fo... more
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Michigan State University is hosting an event for vineyard and winery managers on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, at the Northwest Michigan Horticulture Rese... more »
Researchers with the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture’s Fruit Research Station are looking at the potential for an innovative t... more »
Washington State University (WSU) Extension and the Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission will host a tour of recent rootstock trials on Aug. 25. ... more »
As if winegrape growers don’t have enough challenges in this day and age, the effects of grapevine viruses have been taking on greater importanc... more »
The Massachusetts cranberry industry gathered Aug. 16 to celebrate the 130th annual meeting of the Cape Cod Cranberry Growers’ Association (C... more »
A year after a tornado ripped through True Blue Farms, facilities have been rebuilt and the farm has had a good crop. On Aug. 20, 2016, co-owner Shell... more »
For many wine lovers, running a vineyard is the ultimate dream job, but not many are able to make that dream a reality.
At a recent Beginning Grape... more »
The North American Strawberry Growers Association Summer Tour was held Aug. 15-16, from Minneapolis, Minnesota.
The tour featured stops at the Univ... more »
Held Aug. 24-25 in Chicago, USApple’s 2017 Apple Crop Outlook & Marketing Conference (Outlook) is the annual event to preview, forecast and dis... more »
The Michigan State University (MSU) Southwest Michigan Research and Extension Center (SWMREC) on Tuesday, Aug. 15, offered tours of projects underway ... more »