David Eddy

David Eddy is editor of American/Western Fruit Grower, a Meister Media Worldwide publication.
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CitrusCitrus Budwood Data Squeeze Divulges Downside [INFOGRAP…
October 9, 2015
Annual report reveals marked decrease in nursery output. Read More
CitrusSeason’s First Florida Citrus Forecast Is A Stunner
October 9, 2015
After a decade of dealing with HLB, the toll is adding up for growers. Read More
GrapesNatural Cocktail Developed To Combat Pierce’s Disease
October 9, 2015
All living cells have viruses that prey on them – that includes cells like the bacteria Xylella fastidiosa – which Read More
Pacific Tomato Growers packinghouse in Palmetto, FL
TomatoesLongtime South Florida Tomato Producer Passes At 83
October 9, 2015
Nathan Esformes, co-founder of Pacific Tomato Growers, succeeded in the agriculture industry for more than 60 years. Read More
FruitsEverglades Research And Education Center Set To Take Wr…
October 8, 2015
Enhancements to the facility could more than double the amount of samples analyzed. Read More
Apples & PearsModi Apple Off To Promising Start
October 8, 2015
The "Eco-friendly by Nature" red apple looks to international markets and continues its globally orientated marketing and communication activities. Read More
CitrusCalifornia Citrus Research Board Names New Chief
October 8, 2015
Gary Schulz, a long-time administrator of several agricultural associations in the state, takes the helm. Read More
FertilizerNominations Open For The Fertilizer Institute’s 2…
October 7, 2015
The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Program honors growers and fertilizer retailers who demonstrate a strong commitment to nutrient use efficiency. Read More
CucurbitsBayer CropScience Vegetable Seeds, National Watermelon …
October 6, 2015
Bayer to fund first-year memberships to all eligible watermelon growers. Read More
Crop ProtectionNew Invasive Vegetable Pest Found In Michigan
October 6, 2015
Swede midge impacts cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower and other crucifers. Read More
CitrusAg Leaders Speak Out In Favor Of New Trade Agreement
October 6, 2015
Leaders from across the U.S. agriculture and food sector have continued to express their optimism and confidence in the newly Read More
NutsResearchers Study Almond Rootstock Salt Tolerance
October 6, 2015
The continued drought means more growers are relying on groundwater, which, depending on location, can be quite saline. Consequences of Read More
NutsThe Future Of Almonds And Honeybees
October 6, 2015
Dan Cummings knows a thing or two about honeybees. Not only does he oversee 6,500 acres of almond trees as Read More
FruitsBuild Your Farm’s Brand Through Farm-To-Table Din…
October 6, 2015
Bringing people to your farm during the off season can be as easy as setting a dinner table. Read More
CitrusFree Online Irrigation Courses Now Available   
October 6, 2015
Get on-demand irrigation information at the new irrigation education website. Read More
CitrusUSDA Awards Nearly $35M To Support Local Foods, Increas…
October 6, 2015
Funding supports local food systems, farmers markets and healthier eating for SNAP participants. Read More
CitrusSpecialty Crops Get $113M Boost From USDA
October 5, 2015
Funds to bolster local and regional farmers’ markets. Read More
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EquipmentGrimmway Farms Moves Plants With Robots
October 5, 2015
In phase one of what it hopes will be a series of trials, Grimmway Farms experimented with the concept of Read More