Agritainment operators need to do everything they can to minimize farm safety risks, manage liability, mitigate financial risk through enterprise budgeting and improve marketing strategies.
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Adapting to change has been part of Krupp Farms’ growth and improvement over the past 100 years. This year marks not only the Comstock Park, Michigan, farm’... more
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Many U.S. consumers believe blueberries are only in season May through August. With the goal of changing those perceptions, the U.S. Highbush Blueberr... more »
The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) made available $27 million in grants to fund projects designed to s... more »
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is seeking comments on a proposal for a new industry-funded research and promotion program. The proposed Org... more »
The University of California Small Farm Program and UC Cooperative Extension advisors in four California regions are working with local partners to or... more »
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has appointed 13 members to the National Watermelon Promotion Board. Twelve members will serve three-year terms, whi... more »
Crunch Time Apple Growers’ RubyFrost apples are arriving now at supermarkets across the United States. They will be available for a short time only,... more »
Eden Valley Growers (EVG), a farmer-owned cooperative and the owner/operator of the Western NY Food Hub, will host an information session on how techn... more »
A new company has been formed to connect facets of the organic produce community through education, information and live events. Matt Seeley, former v... more »
The United Fresh Produce Association and the Canadian Produce Marketing Association have jointly released The U.S.A.-Canada Bilateral Labeling Guide.
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Because many farm markets have been in business for generations, you might have customers who visit because their parents did before. By further devel... more »