With population soaring and tourism numbers off the charts, it’s never been more important for Florida growers to make the most of their land.
First major hurdle cleared in helping growers get back on their feet following Irma.
Young farmers needed to fill shoes of the generation of growers nearing the end of their careers.
Education programs are designed to prevent fatalities and serious injuries to farmers.
Power companies in Florida are seeking land to expand their renewable energy footprint.
Above-average rainfall reports pepper parts of the St. Johns River Water Management District while others drier than usual.
The Produce Safety Rule kicks in for large farms in January, but FDA will focus more on teaching rather than regulating this year.
In the latest installment of the GenNext Growers Webinar Series, Robert Saik gives a snapshot of how data is going to revolutionize agriculture and what opportunities are available.
Rick Vanvranken says writing good press releases about crop performance can be savvy marketing; but think carefully about how you tell your story — good or bad.
University of Florida study shows sourcing produce locally has a positive impact on the consumption of fruits and vegetables.
Modern marketing strategy to float orange juice keeps target on Millennial moms.
Several themes rose above the rest as defining for the Sunshine State’s specialty crop sector.
More than $1 billion being sought to address major crop losses due to Hurricane Irma.
Start planning for a world where there won’t be just a shortage of laborers who helped make America’s tree fruit industry remarkable – there will be virtually zero.
Gerawan Farming, one of the largest stone fruit growers in the U.S., will appeal a ruling by California’s highest court on the imposition of what it considers an unreasonable labor contract.
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.
Developing a few key skills will help you become a more effective member of the management team.