How to fight hard-to-kill codling moths in apples

The stakes are high for apple growers. A single worm burrowing into an apple makes it unmarketable for fresh sales and can even hurt processing sales.

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California strawberry growers succeed despite challenges

Roughly four out of every five strawberries are grown in the United States come from California, which is the only state to have a year-round growing season. But growers also face difficult regulations and business conditions, including mandated increases to the state minimum wage.

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Organic labels must be removed from fumigated imports

WSU researchers test nanocrystals to curb frost damage

APHIS establishes rules for impacts of European cherry fruit fly

New Fresh Summit experience to feature big voices, big topics

Top priorities for growers sought by Washington state ag department

NIFA-funded research aims to keep bees on the job

Spotted lanternfly sighting confirmed in New Jersey

Export Blues: North American growers face challenges in European market

North American blueberry growers will have to try new techniques and meet the highest quality standards if they hope to expand to Europe.

Internationally, Europe is an expanding market for blueberries, and North American supplies are growing, but there are hurdles to moving product into those markets.

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US blueberry growing regions see mixed results

America’s top blueberry-producing regions are experiencing very different results in 2018, according to Extension agents and grower associations.

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Trials test disease resistance of cider apple varieties

“The goal was to check these out and just allow the disease to run rampant at our site in East Lansing – which is far away from most commercial orchards.”

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Techniques that encourage pollinator biodiversity shared

Biological, trait products firm AgBiome secures Series C funding Biological, trait products firm AgBiome secures Series C funding

Third annual Organic Produce Summit draws 1,500 to Monterey

Opportunities and challenges associated with e-commerce highlighted convers... more

Those impacted by 2017 hurricanes, wildfires could get USDA help

Those impacted by 2017 hurricanes, wildfires could get USDA help

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue said July 16 that agricultural producers... more

Application period open for Caplan Family Business Scholarship

Application period open for Caplan Family Business Scholarship

The United Fresh Produce Association's application period for the 2018 Frie... more

Five farms in Florida purchased by Gladstone Land

Five farms in Florida purchased by Gladstone Land

McLean, Virginia-based Gladstone Land Corp. NASDAQ:LAND) ("Gladstone Land" ... more

UGA Extension’s Curry recognized with 40 under 40 honor

Shane Curry’s work with blueberries, pecans and organics in southeastern ... more

South Georgia muscadine grape conference July 26 in Americus

Issues discussed by Colorado agricultural organizations

North Georgia vineyard tour to show cultivation practices

Spotted wing drosophila update for NW Michigan cherry growers

Promotional strategy delivers ‘exceptional’ results for USHBC

Keeping up with grape canopy management

New Jersey ag chief highlights Jersey Fresh blueberries

Western Growers honor Patricio for contributions to ag

BREAKING NEWS: PMA, United Fresh focus on responsible labor use

USDA chooses 3M for E. coli, salmonella and listeria testing


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