National Science Foundation awards grant for further development of potential industry game-changer.
As almond yields increase, growers may find themselves with more harvested crop than processors can handle. Proper stockpiling […]
Company receives U.S. Patent approval for continuous picking wheel on the machine.
Depending on your goals, labor-saving devices are available to just about any grower, big or small. Two growers and an equipment manufacturer discuss the kinds of things you can do — and what it will mean for your production.
Determining accurate estimates of grape crop yield is notoriously difficult, but new methods involving precision sensing technology could […]
Grape growers in eastern Washington who thought last year’s harvest was early could be in for another surprise. […]
Mechanical harvesters could be more of a necessity than a luxury for many fruit growers.
Research team in Michigan examines the use of berry harvester as gentler and more economical way to harvest tart cherries.
In phase one of what it hopes will be a series of trials, Grimmway Farms experimented with the […]
Water. Labor. Affordable land. Transportation costs. As a vegetable grower, you face challenges like these every year — […]
Whatever you do, don’t go to Lamont Fruit Farms in Waterport, NY, and talk about saving money to […]
Northwest Cherry Growers (NWCG) report a preliminary shipped crop total of 20.52 million boxes. The record for June […]
Naturipe Farms LLC., the global leader in growing and marketing blueberries, is challenging creative technology minds to innovate […]
ReTain plant growth regulator (PGR) has been registered by EPA with a new label use that allows pome […]
It is an exciting time of the year when asparagus spears start poking their heads out of the […]
Breakthroughs in mechanization have been a long time coming, but recent advances combining the skills of both people and machines are bringing efficiencies to orchards of all sizes.
Paul Meador of Everglades Harvesting Co. says an immigration reform resolution can’t come soon enough.