House Judiciary Committee OKs guestworker, E-Verify bills

On Oct. 25, the House Judiciary Committee approved by a vote of 17-16 a bill to create a new agricultural guestworker program for America’s farmers and ranchers. H.R. 4092, the Agricultural Guest... more

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Apple crop forecast in line with averages

This year’s U.S. apple crop is sizing up to be on par with the five-year average, giving industry experts hope for a positive marketing climate. The forecast for apple production is 248 million bushels, about 8 percent smaller than last year, ac... more
Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention starting Jan. 30

Monte Package to expand operation at Michigan base Monte Package to expand operation at Michigan base

Ohio climbing up in wine production

Ohio has inched up in its ranking for wine production to the sixth highest ... more

Ag guestworker legislation author won’t run in 2018

Ag guestworker legislation author won’t run in 2018

Congressman Bob Goodlatte, R-Va.,  chairman of the House Judiciary Committ... more

Western Washington gets access to organic agriculture major

Western Washington gets access to organic agriculture major

Western Washington residents now have the option to earn a Washington State... more

Lisa Cork joins Produce Marketing Association’s board of directors

IPM to boost speciality crops pursued through USDA grants

Samurai wasps seen as way to attack stink bugs

Testimony: Rural growers need broadband internet

Tim Wetherbee, New Jersey blueberry industry supporter, dies

Fresh apple holdings at 143.3 million bushels

VIDEO: BMR Orchard Installs Louvered Cover System

Mike Robinson, co-owner, BMR Orchard, Royal City, Washington, talks about his use of a louvered protective cover system in a Honeycrisp orchard b

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