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  • Nov. 2
    The Florida Ag Expo is the only show where Florida vegetable growers can listen to the latest information on production trends and techniques, insect and disease management and tour new field trials.
  • Jan. 25-26, 2017Florida Citrus Show logo
    The Florida Citrus Show is the premier event for citrus growers and packers. Attendees can listen to the latest information on production trends, grove management practices, produce marketing tips and insect and disease strategies. Tradeshow exhibit areas provide access to shop for an array of products, services, and equipment.
Featured Stories
U.S. Capitol Building FEATURE
Farm Management
June 24, 2016
Senate Reaches Agreement On GMO Labeling Law
The measure would nullify Vermont's first-in-the-nation GMO labeling law, which takes effect July 1. Read More
Krause Berry Farms No-Sugar Added Blueberry Spread FEATURE
Farm Marketing
June 24, 2016
Ideas For How To Label Your Products [Photo Gallery]
Take a look at how several different local food producers designed their labeling to not only include legally required information, but also marketing messages that make them stand out. Read More
Florida Agritourism Resource ToolKit
Farm Marketing
June 24, 2016
Florida Publishes Great Resource For Agritourism Industry
Florida Agritourism Association releases a hefty 66-page guide to running an agritourism operation, one packed full of advice that crosses state lines, as well as state-specific information. Read More
photo illustration showing confusion
Citrus
June 24, 2016
Is It EPA’s Intention To Help Or Harm Farmers? [Opinion]
A common theme I see in complaints about the government agency is it appears to be taking action more and more based on ideology and public opinion rather than sound science. Read More
Honeybee among vegetable blooms
Crop Protection
June 23, 2016
Scientists Selected To Work On Healthy Hives 2020 Initiative
The four-year, $1 million program has a goal of improving the health of honeybee colonies. Read More
produce family shopping grocery
Citrus
June 23, 2016
Survey: Consumers Hungry For More Info On GMOs
University of Florida researchers find learning opportunity among poll results regarding genetically modified foods. Read More
2015 FFVA Annual Convention crowd
Citrus
June 23, 2016
Florida Fruit & Vegetable Association Convention To Cover Critical Issues
Mike Allen, a Founder of Politico and its Chief White House Correspondent, slated as keynote speaker for association's 73rd annual gathering. Read More
Close-up of a brown stink bug
Fruits
June 22, 2016
Florida Growers Warned To Beware Of Brown Stink Bugs
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this insect pest. Read More
UAV in flight
Citrus
June 22, 2016
Heads Up: FAA Finalizes Rules For Small Drones
Regulations will create new opportunities for business and government entities to use unmanned aircraft systems weighing less than 55 pounds. Read More
The Latest
Farm Management
June 24, 2016
Senate Reaches Agreement On GMO Labeling…
The measure would nullify Vermont's first-in-the-nation GMO labeling law, which takes effect July 1. Read More
Farm Marketing
June 24, 2016
Ideas For How To Label Your Products [Ph…
Take a look at how several different local food producers designed their labeling to not only include legally required information, but also marketing messages that make them stand out. Read More
Farm Marketing
June 24, 2016
Florida Publishes Great Resource For Agr…
Florida Agritourism Association releases a hefty 66-page guide to running an agritourism operation, one packed full of advice that crosses state lines, as well as state-specific information. Read More
Farm Marketing
June 24, 2016
Are Farmers Markets Losing Their Appeal …
The Washington Post published an in depth article questioning if farmers markets have become such a social venue, that customers are buying more prepared food than fresh produce. Read More
Citrus
June 24, 2016
Is It EPA’s Intention To Help Or H…
A common theme I see in complaints about the government agency is it appears to be taking action more and more based on ideology and public opinion rather than sound science. Read More
Crop Protection
June 23, 2016
Scientists Selected To Work On Healthy H…
The four-year, $1 million program has a goal of improving the health of honeybee colonies. Read More
Citrus
June 23, 2016
Survey: Consumers Hungry For More Info O…
University of Florida researchers find learning opportunity among poll results regarding genetically modified foods. Read More
Citrus
June 23, 2016
Florida Fruit & Vegetable Associatio…
Mike Allen, a Founder of Politico and its Chief White House Correspondent, slated as keynote speaker for association's 73rd annual gathering. Read More
Fruits
June 22, 2016
Florida Growers Warned To Beware Of Brow…
Learn how to identify, the survival and spread, as well as management methods for this insect pest. Read More
Citrus
June 22, 2016
Heads Up: FAA Finalizes Rules For Small …
Regulations will create new opportunities for business and government entities to use unmanned aircraft systems weighing less than 55 pounds. Read More
Nuts
June 22, 2016
Walnut Acreage Grows At Double-Digit Pac…
Walnut acreage in California is continuing its rapid growth with 2015 estimates at 365,000 acres, according to the USDA. It Read More
Nuts
June 21, 2016
Almond Board Develops Classroom Curricul…
California school students could add a lesson on almonds to their traditional reading, writing and arithmetic. The Almond Board of Read More
Apples & Pears
June 21, 2016
New York Beverage Credits To Include Win…
Credit allows wineries and cideries to reinvest savings in business. Read More
Apples & Pears
June 21, 2016
Allen To Retire From New York Apple Asso…
Industry supporter to leave in January after 20 years with association. Read More
Citrus
June 21, 2016
Sound Science Struggling To Win Over Ske…
We all want the truth. But can we handle it? Read More
GenNext Growers
June 20, 2016
Organic Farming Programs Can Be Eye-Open…
Tremendous sales growth of organic produce, combined with the average grower’s age, might equal opportunity. Read More
Protected Agriculture
June 20, 2016
NatureFresh Farms Is A Winner In Greenho…
The greenhouse grower takes home top awards in four categories in the Greenhouse Vegetable Competition held each year during the Leamington Fair in Ontario, Canada. Read More
Farm Management
June 20, 2016
Frozen Mixed Vegetables, Green Peas Reca…
The products being recalled were distributed in stores nationwide. Read More
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