USDA clarifies organic label use for hydroponics, aquaponics, aeroponics

The USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) on January 25, 2018, clarified some longstanding issues for the National Organics Program.


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‭Perdue addresses legislative options for ag labor reform

However discouraged growers feel about ag labor policy, the country’s top agriculture official is upbeat about the future. During a Feb. 1 visit to Michigan, U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue discussed legislative work that’s shaping the... more

Merger creates largest peach, pecan entity in US

Business enhancement program offered to farmers

Farm Bureau: Budget package good for ag, consumers

Value-added processing helps Michigan Farm to Freezer create new customers

Brandon Seng tells a story about one day while he was running a school lunch program in Manistee, Michigan. Seng happened to learn from a 14-year-o... more

Retail debut of EverCrisp earning ‘early fans’

The new apple hit select grocers’ shelves in November 2017.

USDA-NASS releases preliminary California grape crush report USDA-NASS releases preliminary California grape crush report

MSU’s Isaacs receives William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award MSU’s Isaacs receives William J. Beal Outstanding Faculty Award

Fresh apple holdings up 12 percent over previous year

Fresh apple holdings up 12 percent over previous year

The U.S. Apple Association has released its February, 2018, edition of Mark... more

Majority share of Torrent Engineering bought by Valmont

Valmont Industries, a provider of engineered products and services for infr... more

TOMRA Food to organize Farm-to-Fork working groups

TOMRA Food to organize Farm-to-Fork working groups

TOMRA Food is forming cross-industry working groups to accelerate developme... more

Organic fresh produce a $5 billion industry in 2017

Amazon starts grocery delivery from Whole Foods Market

$17.5M of emergency funds tapped for fighting spotted lanternfly

Shoreline Fruit secures new investment in CherryFlex

Michigan Spring Peach Update meeting March 13

Organic, conventional crop product available from Kocide

VIDEO: Marsh Takes Reins of NCAE

Michael Marsh, the new president and CEO of the National Council of Agricultural Employers (NCAE), outlines NCAE's goals at the Ag Employer Forum in L

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