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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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 »
In 2016, many farmers' markets participating in both the Food Insecurity Nutrition Incentive and Farmers Market Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Prog... more »
According to the U.S. Apple Association, fresh apple holdings on Dec. 1, 2016, totaled 120.3 million bushels, 13 percent more than the inventories rep... more »
Purdue University Wine Grape Marketing Extension Specialist Katie Barnett says her job is about two things: connections and possibilities.
"When you... more »
The U.S. Apple Association has released its first report on the 2016 apple crop.
According to the report, U.S. fresh-market apple holdings of 134.8 ... more »
The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) will conduct two public hearings regarding the establishment of a Michigan Bluebe... more »
To honor retiring Produce Marketing Association (PMA) CEO Bryan Silbermann, a new award honoring his collaborative leadership style is being establish... more »
This year’s harvests of the new SnapDragon and RubyFrost apples are underway with crops expected to be the biggest ever. Behind these two apple vari... more »