Tagged grapefruit

Florida red grapefruit samples
Grapefruit & Specialty
March 1, 2017
Is South Korea a Grapefruit Market Goldmine?
Researchers are finding high demand for the tart citrus, opening the door for opportunistic Florida growers to fill the need. Read More
squeezing an orange
Citrus
June 10, 2015
Florida Citrus Season Grinding Toward Sour Finish
USDA’s updated estimate keeps orange count in check at historically low total. Read More
Citrus Fruit Drop in Florida grove
Citrus
May 12, 2015
Florida Orange Crop Now Projected To Be Lowest In Nearly 50 Years
Not since the 1965-1966 season have production numbers looked so bleak. Read More
Florida citrus packinghouse
Citrus
April 9, 2015
Latest Florida Orange Crop Outlook Puts Brakes On Downward Roll — For Now
Updated numbers from USDA reveal count continuing to hover just above the 100 million box mark. Read More
Citrus
March 10, 2015
Another Pucker In Florida Orange Crop Prediction
Early, mid-season varieties slip, dropping projected USDA total below 2013-2014 final output. Read More
Insect & Disease Update
February 11, 2015
Florida Citrus Grower Takes On Big Task Of Micro-Managing HLB
According to Daniel Scott, a holistic approach is critical in mitigating effects of the endemic disease. Read More
Citrus
February 10, 2015
Florida Citrus Crop Holding On
Updated USDA forecast shows no change in orange and grapefruit yield. Read More
Grapefruit & Specialty
November 14, 2014
Florida Grapefruit Growers Feeling Good About Early Crop Forecasts
Producers, packers, and suppliers view initial USDA outlooks as positive predictor for future. Read More
Citrus
November 10, 2014
Florida Citrus Forecast Stands Firm Through Season’s First Month
Latest USDA outlook unchanged for oranges and grapefruit. Read More
Citrus
July 22, 2014
Florida Grapefruit Grower Goes All In To Save Groves
As HLB runs rampant, everything is on the table for Scott Lambeth when it comes to disease mitigation. Read More
Citrus
April 16, 2014
Florida Partners With South Korea To Promote Grapefruit
Far East republic is the fastest growing trade market for agricultural exports from the Sunshine State. Read More
Citrus
February 19, 2014
6 New Citrus Cultivars Approved For Release
UF/IFAS FAST TRACK release model to speed up availability of varieties 10 to 15 years over typical breeding process. Read More
Citrus
March 14, 2013
Kennedy Groves Keeps Competitive Edge Through Quality, Transparency
When you consider the challenges facing Florida’s citrus industry, it is clear that much will be expected from the next Read More
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Citrus
July 26, 2017
Despite Controversy, Most Major Ag Group…
Most of the major agricultural associations are coming out in support of President Donald Trump’s nomination of Sam Clovis to Read More
Citrus
July 26, 2017
If We Want American Farm Workers, We Hav…
Now is the time to lobby for ways to attract American labor. One idea? Offer college tuition and student loan forgiveness in exchange for farm work. Read More
Apples & Pears
July 25, 2017
Tips to Transition to an Apple Fruiting …
Follow these suggestions to make the move from a 3-D spindle-shaped canopy to a 2-D system using mechanical pruning. Read More
Crop Protection
July 25, 2017
Vegetable Field Scouting Guide: Diamondb…
Due diligence is needed to help take down this pest of biblical proportions. Read More
Disease Control
July 25, 2017
Brown Rot Sinks its Teeth into Michigan …
Unseasonably wet weather causes outbreak, and growers are warned it can spread to peaches. Read More
Fruits
July 25, 2017
Michigan’s a Hit with Tree Fruit Growers
International Fruit Tree Association’s annual summer tour draws nearly 250 attendees. Read More
Farm Management
July 25, 2017
Grants Allocated to Tackle Changing Clim…
Projects designed to develop new approaches to mitigate effects of changing growing environment. Read More
Farm Management
July 24, 2017
American Farm Bureau Weighs in for Growe…
John Duarte, the owner of Duarte Nursery, one of the largest grapevine and nut tree suppliers on the West Coast, recently gained Read More
Disease Control
July 24, 2017
Researchers Find Detection Method for Cr…
Oregon State University researchers developed molecular tools to work with commercially available kits that allow the user to quickly and effectively test plants for the disease, using a dipstick that reveals the presence of the pathogen within minutes. Read More
Vegetables
July 24, 2017
23 Of The Latest Pumpkin Varieties
Browse this slideshow for more details on 23 pumpkin varieties you need to know about from the nation’s leading seed breeders and distributors. Read More
Citrus
July 23, 2017
USDA Invests $7.6 Million toward Benefic…
Projects to promote beneficial organisms as part of a pest control strategy. Read More
Citrus
July 22, 2017
Representative from Washington Proposes …
Move broadens use of H-2A to all of agriculture to include those with multiple crops and harvests. Read More
Insect & Disease Update
July 21, 2017
University of California Launches Websit…
Easy-to-read format designed to give growers up-to-date information on huanglongbing and Asian citrus psyllid research. Read More
Citrus
July 20, 2017
Atlantic Hurricane Forecast Taken Up a N…
Current conditions in the tropics warrant marked revision in potential storm season scenarios. Read More
Citrus
July 19, 2017
Researchers On a Mission to Find More Pl…
Federal grant to aid exploration of food security solutions for the future. Read More
Citrus
July 19, 2017
Farm Labor Stories Making the News This …
The agricultural labor shortage is strong enough that the consumer press is beginning to report on it regularly. Here are the stories making headlines this month. Read More
Sweet Corn
July 19, 2017
Variety Specs | Production Tips: Corn &#…
Each month, American Vegetable Grower® will offer growing tips on specific varieties, supplied by the breeder or distributor. This month, we’re offering Read More
Citrus
July 19, 2017
Florida Grower Magazine is Seeking Your …
Life hacks are common in social media threads these days. They are those clever ideas or tricks aimed at making Read More