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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Apples & Pears
March 27, 2017
It’s a Family Reunion at IFTA
Some of my fondest memories on the road are at IFTA conferences. Read More
Apples & Pears
March 27, 2017
Out of this World Expectations for ̵…
With millions of trees going into PNW orchards, Washington State growers are betting big on ‘Cosmic Crisp. The shift in varieties planted and more took center stage when the International Fruit Tree’s Annual Conference met in Wenatchee, WA. Read More
Citrus
March 27, 2017
Say Hello to the New Miss Florida Citrus
Storied tradition continues with crowning of the industry’s newest advocate. Read More
Irrigation
March 26, 2017
Tips to Maximize Water Efficiency in You…
Editor’s note: Spencer Cooper joined the Almond Board of California last fall as Senior Manager, Irrigation and Water Efficiency. Western Read More
Berries
March 26, 2017
Outsmarting SWD with Social Media
Entomologist in Kentucky uses social media for pest updates, trap catches. Read More
Citrus
March 25, 2017
New Videos Offer Tips on Planting Pollin…
A new video series on planting flowering habitats is designed to help growers support crop pollinators. Read More
Berries
March 25, 2017
Florida Blueberry Crop Escapes Slap from…
Freeze protection tactics prove fruitful as local producers look to gain from Georgia’s loss. Read More
Apples & Pears
March 25, 2017
Two MAIA Releases Available for Growers,…
‘Crunch-A-Bunch’ is an early ‘GoldRush’ and ‘Bakers Delight’ is a secret ingredient for baking. Read More
Nuts
March 24, 2017
Foreboding Fungus Vexes Almond Growers
In parts of California, almond growers have recently become concerned about Ganoderma root and butt rot. To put this concern Read More
Citrus
March 24, 2017
Marrone Bio Introduces Biostimulant to R…
Haven Anti-transpirant helps to reduce transpiration of fruit, nut, and vegetable crops. Read More
Citrus
March 23, 2017
Count Down the World’s Top 30 Agricultur…
Familiar names and several new faces among annual ranking’s elite. Read More
Pest Control
March 22, 2017
Fear of GMOs is Impacting Quality Food R…
Perhaps the greatest threat to our industry is a public that values instinctual opinion over careful research and the findings of experts who have dedicated years to their field of study. Read More
Business Planning
March 22, 2017
How HortTech Is Solving Grower Challenge…
Dozens of tech companies are looking for solutions to real-world problems vegetable growers face. We take a look at what it could really mean for you and your business. Read More
Production
March 22, 2017
Weighing the Good and Bad of Six Soilles…
Trying to decide which growing media is the right one for your greenhouse vegetable production? Take a look at these six options. Read More
Citrus
March 21, 2017
Industry Groups, Ag Leaders React to Pro…
New plan would slash USDA spending by 21%. Read More
Cold Protection
March 21, 2017
Freezing Temperatures Hit South Carolina…
Peaches, blueberries, and strawberries among crops damaged. Read More
Citrus
March 21, 2017
Since When Did Eating Get So Complicated…
The bottom line to all this is the way we eat is undergoing massive disruption. Read More
Apples & Pears
March 21, 2017
Two More Lost Apple Varieties Found In S…
Amateur apple detective strikes again with two more finds in abandoned orchards near state park. Read More