Economist: Farm operators scramble to secure labor

The agriculture community is being impacted by the four S’s: satisfy, stretching, substitution and supplementing.


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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.

BRANDT opens new Illinois lab for growers

Florida Radiance, other UF varieties celebrated on National Strawberry Day

Ocean Spray CEO to leave co-op, replacement named

‭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 ... more

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, Mi... more
Michigan’s Black Star Farms vineyard celebrates 20th anniversary

Pear Bureau Northwest celebrates national nutrition months

Harvest-time applications approved for Delegate WG

Harvest-time applications approved for Delegate WG

Delegate WG insecticide has received registration from the Environmental Pr... more

California ag secretary visits fire-damaged orchards

California ag secretary visits fire-damaged orchards

The recent holiday season collapsed in flames for thousands of Ventura and ... more

Oregon State hires Thompson for tree fruit Extension

Oregon State hires Thompson for tree fruit Extension

Ashely Thompson has accepted a position with Oregon State University Tree F... more

Talley Farms hires Derek Sass as sales manager

WSU welcomes new food safety specialist

APHIS amends treatment regs for new cold treatment facilities

Crop insurance needs tied to sales closing dates

Merger creates largest peach, pecan entity in US

Business enhancement program offered to farmers

VIDEO: Navigating H-2A Challenges

Ann Margaret Pointer and Joshua Viau, attorneys with Atlanta, Georgia-based Fisher & Phillips, discuss challenges facing farm operators using the

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