Tagged biocontrols (Page 2)

Crop Protection
April 18, 2016
Valent BioSciences Announces Biorational Research Center
Valent BioSciences Corporation has announced plans to construct a new state of the art Biorational Research Center as an expansion Read More
Apples & Pears
February 9, 2016
State Of The Fruit Industry 2016 [VIDEO]
According to an national poll of fruit growers, fruit industry suppliers, and researchers, the market is poised for growth in Read More
Biocontrols Conference
February 9, 2016
Biopesticides And IPM
Dr. Surendra Dara, Strawberry and Vegetable Crops Advisor and Affiliated IPM Advisor with University of California Cooperative Extension, has long Read More
Biocontrols Conference
February 8, 2016
7 Steps To See If Biocontrols Pencil Out For Your Operation
Have you considered adding biocontrols to your operation? If you have, there’s no doubt you’ve already weighed the potential costs, Read More
Biofungicides supplement methyl bromide alternatives
Berries
February 5, 2016
Moving Beyond Methyl Bromide With Biofungicides
Editor’s note: University of California Farm Advisor Mark Bolda will present much more information on this topic at the Biocontrols Read More
Biocontrols USA 2016 logo
Crop Protection
February 5, 2016
Register Now For Biocontrols Conference 2016 Field And Greenhouse Tour
Space is limited, so register now to attend the first-ever Biocontrols USA 2016 Conference Field and Greenhouse Tour. Following the Read More
Amblyseius swirskii predatory mite feeding on a thrips
Cucurbits
December 17, 2015
Study: Mighty Mite Might Be Big Benefit For Florida Cucumber Crop
Researchers find predator potent in controlling thrips. Read More
Bethel Farms' citrus grove in Arcadia, FL
Citrus
December 3, 2015
8 Trends Shaping The Future Of Florida Citrus
Annual survey shows interest in breakthroughs becoming more intense. Read More
Fruits
November 17, 2015
Michigan State University Researchers To Study Non-Spray Pest Management
 Researchers from Michigan State University (MSU) have received a $173,151 grant from the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Read More
Fruits
October 22, 2015
New Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Killer Discovered In Pacific Northwest
Parasitic wasp find leads Washington State University researchers to declare ‘We struck it rich.’ Read More
Crop Protection
October 15, 2015
EPA Registers New Bionematicide
Marrone Bio Innovations product provides new mode of action, keeping insect eggs from hatching. Read More
Citrus
October 1, 2015
EPA Registers New Biochemical Miticide To Combat Varroa Mites In Beehives
Potassium Salts of Hops Beta Acids (K-HBAs), is intended to fit into a rotation program to battle resistance. Read More
Berries
August 14, 2015
Scientist Has Sights On Shooting Down Spotted Wing Drosophila
Study helps flush out possible biological control for dreaded fruit pest. Read More
Bill Stoneman
Crop Protection
July 28, 2015
Former BPIA Head Relishes Challenge Of New Consulting Role
JET Harvest Solutions taps Bill Stoneman for his bounty of biocontrol experience. Read More
Crop Protection
July 13, 2015
New Egg Cage System Could Increase Ladybug’s Biocontrol Prospects
A specialized insect cage system developed by USDA scientists could improve the prospects of mass rearing the pink spotted lady Read More
Crop Protection
May 6, 2015
Vestaron’s Bioinsecticide Now Registered For Use On More Crops And Insects
Bioagriculture company Vestaron has received expanded EPA registration for its biological insect control products. These bioinsecticides, which are derived from Read More
Crop Protection
May 5, 2015
BioWorks Launches Two New Versions Of RootShield Biofungicide
BioWorks, Inc., has launched two new versions of its popular RootShield® biological fungicide, RootShield Seed Treatment and RootShield AG. RootShield Read More
Crop Protection
April 21, 2015
Brandt Adds Zonix Biofungicide To Portfolio
Brandt, a manufacturer of agricultural specialty products, has added Zonix biofungicide to its line of organic and sustainable products. Zonix, manufactured Read More
Disease Control
April 21, 2015
New Fungicide For Wide Range Of Fruits, Vegetables In California And Florida
FMC officially enters biological marketplace with first sales of Fracture fungicide. Read More
Florida organic strawberry research
Fruits
March 19, 2015
Parry America Aims To Boost Biopesticide Business Via Sales & Marketing Hire
Brian Dockery tapped to drive growth of company’s specialty crop sector. Read More
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Fruits
November 20, 2017
New Fungicide Registered for Botrytis, P…
Intuity fungicide from Valent U.S.A. is labeled for grapes, strawberries.   Read More
More Vegetables
November 20, 2017
The Most Volatile Vegetable Crops for 20…
Four crops are in the top 10 on two opposing lists: The crops growers are adding in 2018, and the crops being dropped. Read More
Cucurbits
November 20, 2017
Lack of Crop Insurance a Risky Business …
In light of what Hurricane Irma stirred up, now is a good time to review how well you cover your assets. Read More
Varieties & Rootstocks
November 20, 2017
All Hands on Deck to Point Florida Citru…
Enhanced rootstocks, along with better quality cultivars, are buoying the industry until the next big breakthrough. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 20, 2017
Midwest Apple Improvement Association Br…
The Midwest Apple Improvement Association builds on its ‘EverCrisp’ success with four new varieties, matching consumer preferences with grower-friendly traits. Read More
Fruits
November 19, 2017
More Tools Available for Organic Growers
Pest management, fertility, and certification information all available in one place. Read More
Equipment
November 18, 2017
Tips to Winterize Your Sprayers
Taking the steps to properly prepare your sprayer for the offseason will help to reduce costly problems in the spring, says engineer and spray technology expert. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Alico Overhaul to Cut Citrus Production …
Company restructuring aims to integrate legacy businesses and reduce input costs significantly. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Sustainable Farming Projects in Florida …
St. Johns River Water Management District grants backing to 12 on-farm plans aimed at resource conservation and nutrient reduction. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Florida Citrus Tree Rehab in Full Swing …
With Hurricane Irma well in the rear view, growers and researchers hope to work groves back to a productive state as HLB rages on. Read More
Farm Management
November 17, 2017
Consumers Forking out Less This Year for…
Annual American Farm Bureau average price report reveals you can host a fine Turkey Day feast for less than $50. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 16, 2017
USApple Seeking Nominations for Young Ap…
Deadline to apply for program is Dec. 31. Read More
GenNext Growers
November 16, 2017
Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Support Yo…
Act designed to help next generation access affordable land, crop insurance, and financial capital. Read More
Crop Protection
November 15, 2017
Syngenta Secures CRISPR Cas-9 License
Other companies also have secured licenses, but few have announced plans to use the gene editing technology on vegetables. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Vegetable Breeding for Timing Is only Pa…
Early and late season varieties give growers flexibility and allow them to sequence crops so harvest crews have steady work over a longer period. But those varieties also need other traits like disease resistance and taste. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Taste Is Back on the Front Burner for Ve…
In the pursuit for solving some of the biggest problems for growers, breeders have sometimes ignored flavor. Here are two breeders who have made taste a top priority. Read More
Citrus
November 14, 2017
USDA Announces Grants to Promote IPM Pra…
Methyl bromide transition, crop protection management among programs funded. Read More
Stone Fruit
November 14, 2017
Southeastern Peach Growers Hope for Wint…
Chill hours being sought, but the possibility of a La Niña climate pattern could mean a drier and warmer winter. Read More