Cold-climate growers having luck with hybrid variety

Winegrape growers in northern states are proving it’s possible to win wine competitions with single-variety wines based on material other than vitis vinifera.

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Appeals court shuts down use of Chlorpyrifos pesticide

The ban will take away a tool that many growers are still using, and its manufacturer says that additional legal recourse is being considered.

But others in the industry say the action was overdue and there are softer chemicals and biological controls lined up to take chlorpyrifos’s place as a bug-killer.

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Chisholm named as new CIFT board member

Krull hired as Nufarm’s North America lead for portfolio solutions

Gimbaled Quad Sensor helps makes strides for Sentera

Indiana climate change assessment releases agricultural report

University of Minnesota plant breeders introduce First Kiss Apple

2018 Washington apple harvest predicted to be 131 million boxes

Corteva, Broad Institute license Simplot to use CRISPR-Cas9

Great American Media Services Ag Group named finalist in Eddie & Ozzie Awards

Great American Media Services’ Agriculture Group has been named a finalist in five categories of the 2018 Folio Magazine Eddie and Ozzie Awards, the... more

US specialty crops industry unfazed by EU’s GMO ruling

Specialty crop industry leaders see a future in new gene editing techniques, despite an unfavorable European Union high court ruling.

 The Court Justice of the European Union (ECJ) ruled in July that both mutagenesis and transgenesis produce genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

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Worker Protection Standard respirator rules updated

Starting in January, growers needed to be compliant with three additional requirements for the updated Worker Protection Standard (WPS).

The new requirements have generated a substantial number of questions from all types of agricultural businesses.

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Grape cultivars for disease resistance, sustainability event topic

Organic Grower Summit sets second educational intensive session   Organic Grower Summit sets second educational intensive session  

Raspberries show promise in reducing risk of heart disease

Raspberries show promise in reducing risk of heart disease

A new study, conducted by researchers at Kings College London, in collabora... more

New Jersey peaches put in full view

Take a look at those electronic billboards on major highways around New Jer... more

Western Growers opposes renewable energy plan in Arizona

Western Growers opposes renewable energy plan in Arizona

Irvine, California-based Western Growers, representing farmers across Ariz... more

MDARD announces fertilizer research grant opportunities

MDARD announces fertilizer research grant opportunities

The Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) is off... more

NY governor signs Working Farm Protection Act into law

NY governor signs Working Farm Protection Act into law

The National Young Farmers Coalition, together with its five New York chapt... more

BASF closes acquisition of businesses and assets from Bayer

Second phase of strawberry expansion set by DelFrescoPure

USDA: Jan. 1 honeybee colonies down slightly

Fall Creek Farm & Nursery adds Jim Baumgartner

NRCS grants include $1.3 Million to study California soil health

2018 apple harvest in Eastern states: Where are we now?

Time to protect for doubling in cherries

Fire blight an eligible cause of loss for assistance in Washington state

Winners named in ASABE ag robotics competition

2018 Michigan Wine Competition results announced


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