Bringing blockchain to the fruit market

“Blockchain technology alone cannot provide freshness, safety, provenance and recall capabilities.

“That requires data and capabilities from outside the blockchain.”

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New York apple growers star in marketing push

New York apple growers turned out in force for a marketing push designed to help consumers connect with the producers themselves.

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USDA names Fruit and Vegetable Industry Advisory Committee

Hurricane Michael response information in Georgia

Nourse Farms doubles greenhouse space in Massachusetts

IFTA seeks applicants for Young Professionals Scholarship Program

Grant supports improving cider industry – ‘Apple to Glass’

Canada ‘yet to realize’ fruit export potential in Europe

Michigan identifies 2018 Specialty Crop Block Grant recipients

New tech makes it cheaper, easier to track the cold chain

Over time, the technology has grown to tie together plant breeding, growing and picking, and the supply chain.

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20-year study examines yields of high-density orchards

“With some varieties, it is possible that very high-density systems would only have potential when orchard lifespan is short or when fruit prices are very high during the early years of an orchard life.”

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High tunnels bring berries’ success under cover

In many areas of the country, cold winters and humid, variable growing seasons can limit the profitability of raspberries and strawberries, as well as the survival of blackberries.

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Organic Grower Summit second education session set Organic Grower Summit second education session set

United Fresh to honor Four Seasons Produce CEO achievements

Apple Annie’s ‘best place in the world to eat apple pie’

Apple Annie’s ‘best place in the world to eat apple pie’

Lonely Planet, an international travel guidebook publisher, has recognized ... more

USDA resources help fruit farm stay in family hands

Nestled in the hills of Adams County, Pennsylvania lies a fifth-generation ... more

Canada farm that gave birth to the McIntosh apple up for sale

The birthplace of the iconic McIntosh apple – an aging orchard in Ontario... more

Cailin Kowalewski joins New York Apple Association

Cailin Kowalewski joins New York Apple Association

The New York Apple Association (NYAA) has added Cailin Kowalewski as assist... more

Census of Agriculture website integrated for improved access

Census of Agriculture website integrated for improved access

USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) has fully integra... more

USDA prepared to respond to Hurricane Michael

United Fresh Executive Development Program registration open

Georgia group issues update on NAFTA/USMCA

Wine center in Michigan named for benefactors

Washington State Grape Society seeks award nominees

Wilbur-Ellis names Mark Ripato as new Agribusiness president

NYAA debuts new ‘Apples from New York’ logo

UC ag webinar series offers continuing education credit

Fall is an ideal time to soil test compared to spring

Michigan apples meet Chicago runners at the finish line


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