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
Michigan researchers are on the forefront of work being done to offset the continuing onslaught of spotted wing drosophila (SWD) on commercial blueberries. But ... more
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Grace Gunter is just going to buckle down and buy South Carolina peaches this year despite their high price following an April freeze that wiped out 9... more »
A 100,000 dollar grant in the state's public works budget could help Alaska's fledgling blueberry industry. KTVA... more »
Colony Collapse Disease plagued the Honeybee population this spring. WCSH6.com... more »
Think "B"for blueberries this year, as in "busting out all over,""big berries"and "way better than 2006."The Time Picayune... more »
Like dragons belching flames and smoke, oil-fired burners have been busy burning off harvested blueberry bushes all over eastern Maine. The Ellsworth ... more »
Farming is a risky business, as Blueberry Acres Owner Coker Denton will quickly point out. Tuttle Times... more »
Michigan blueberry growers can stay abreast of pest-related growing season challenges by subscribing to a new weekly scouting report newsletter from t... more »
The 52nd Annual Fruit Crop Guesstimate, sponsored by the Michigan Frozen Food Packers Association (MFFPA) and drawing participants from across the nat... more »
If pancakes and muffins are all there is to your blueberry experience, the best of Florida's current harvest could be passing you by. Orlando Sentinel... more »
The Florida blueberry season is now in full swing. 13 - Central Florida News... more »