FFVA’s Stuart talks about career, gives advice to 30-somethings

Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association (FFVA) CEO Mike Stuart announced his retirement this summer and in September was named an inductee into the Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame.

Fruit Growers News recently caught up with Stuart to talk with him about his experience and what he sees as current issues of fruit growers including trade and the farm bill.

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Resources help veterans find extended service

Some American military veterans struggle to find a new mission after their service in the armed forces ends, but advocates and policymakers are encouraging them to try agriculture.

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Pear Bureau Northwest hires event coordinator

Asian samurai wasp in Europe can target stink bug

California helps ag fertilizer management, water quality

Early bird registration for Colorado Governor’s Ag Forum

Wayne County Community College adds hort education center

Blueberry council publishes SWD pest control manual

US signs policy statement supporting genome editing

Irrigation treatment units offer alternatives to acid injections

Chemical-free water treatment systems offer a new way to deal with hard-water problems in irrigation systems and orchards.

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California grower taps talents, resources to find success

“It is so important for the USDA and everyone to connect to Latino farmers.”

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Great Lakes EXPO

EXPO panels to examine food safety, inspections

Produce recalls are becoming too common. Food safety is paramount, and Ohio and Michigan are among Great Lakes states that will begin offering free food safety inspections in the next year. States are... more
Fruit industry reps, US official embark on South Korea Trade Mission Fruit industry reps, US official embark on South Korea Trade Mission

Ag, biological engineers have new standard for LED radiation Ag, biological engineers have new standard for LED radiation

Nelson Irrigation debuts micro-sprinkler with modular design

US moves to protect tart cherry industry from dumping by Turkey

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow, D.-Michigan, Ranking Member of the U.S. Senat... more

Helm Agro US hires Hensley to do marketing, development

Helm Agro US hires Hensley to do marketing, development

Helm Agro US has hired  Adam Hensley as the company’s new marketing and ... more

Dried fruit production forecasted to grow 5 percent 

Harvesting grapes after fall frost

Last year, the 2017 growing season was ended with low fall temperatures and... more

Palla joins Arysta LifeScience as account representative

Michigan outlets cited for farm to institution achievements

BoteGHATM mycoinsecticide launched, LAM expands

Report: Retaliatory tariffs will negate USMCA export gains 

Cherry Marketing Institute gets MSU Key Partner Award

Southwest Georgia farmers recover after Hurricane Michael

Automation startup wins AgSharks Fast Pitch event

Verdesian bolsters sales staff with new vice presidents

Organic Grower Summit plans education session

Bee Vectoring Technolgies, Biobest Group reach agreement


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