Facing challenges to success in new growth areas, Florida producers are required and ready to adapt again.
Hurricane takes the wind out of a good crop, but many aim to nurse trees back to health as best they can.
Changing demographics and technology bode well for expanding sector’s demand and sales.
Amazon and others are getting into the fresh produce game, presenting opportunities for growers.
Pongamia might have a fit in Florida for its oil, feed, and other byproduct output.
We tend to organize ourselves around labels. Are you a conventional or a organic grower and/or consumer?
The annual and perennial plants out of place that plague farmers’ fields are here to stay, and here’s why.
Nearly $17 million will support important research projects aimed at helping growers live with the disease.
Florida Blue Farms built on a plan to preserve quantity and quality of water resources.
Knowing the difference between an immigration audit and raid can save you money and stress.
Latest USDA estimate shows orange and grapefruit forecast unchanged, but still historically low.
Practice generates funds for reinvestment in breeding and makes international producers play by the rules.
Young farmers needed to fill shoes of the generation of growers nearing the end of their careers.
Power companies in Florida are seeking land to expand their renewable energy footprint.
The Produce Safety Rule kicks in for large farms in January, but FDA will focus more on teaching rather than regulating this year.
HLB tolerance and solid market potential has renewed interest in this cold-susceptible crop.
Modern marketing strategy to float orange juice keeps target on Millennial moms.
UF/IFAS Citrus Research and Education Center reflects on its past and is ready for big breakthroughs in the future.
As lawmakers continue to debate ag labor reform, farmers must deal with the growing reality of a dwindling workforce and crops going unharvested because of it.
Scouting and quick action even more important where fumigation was skipped to catch up after the storm.