Marketing

Take hold of managing liability on agritourism farms

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. Brian J... more

Teenagers line up to work at century-old farm

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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Apple Crop Moderate, Manageable and in Demand

About 175 members of the apple industry gathered in a posh Chicago hotel last week to mull over this year's outlook for their special fruit. A major t... more »

Cherry Industry Administrative Board Sets Restricted Percentage at 45

The Cherry Industry Administrative Board (CIAB), which administers the federal marketing order governing red tart cherries, recommended that the free ... more »

Pennsylvania Apple Growers Renew Marketing Order

Pennsylvania apple growers have voted to renew a producer-funded program designed to grow the state's apple industry through a combination of marketin... more »

Pennsylvania Apple Growers Renew Marketing Order

Pennsylvania apple growers have voted to renew a producer-funded program designed to grow the state's apple industry through a combination of marketin... more »

Frozen Easter Spoils Fruit Crops Across Eastern U.S.

A wave of Arctic cold swept over the eastern United States a few days before Easter, doing extensive damage to fruit over a wide area. “Now you ... more »

Next Big Thing Is New Co-op for Marketing MN1914 Apple

After Pepin Heights Orchards was awarded the exclusive rights to market MN1914, the University of Minnesota’s new apple, everyone knew something... more »

Group Steps Up Its Marketing Efforts with Urban Bogs

Cranberry bogs sprang up out of nowhere in New York City, Chicago and Los Angeles last month, and disappeared after a few days. It wasn’t a case... more »

Michigan Cherry Producers Vote To Continue Promotion Program

Michigan's cherry producers approved a referendum March 13 to continue the Michigan Cherry Promotion and Development Program, according to the Michiga... more »

Bayer Sells Guthion to MANA

Bayer CropScience has sold the insecticide Guthion (azinphos methyl) to Makhteshim Agan Industries, Israel (MANA).MANA purchased the European rights t... more »

Codling Moth Could Keep U.S. Apples Out of Taiwan

One more strike and U.S. apples are out for the season in Taiwan, according to the Northwest Horticultural Council.On Nov. 8, Taiwan's Bureau of Anima... more »


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