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More Vegetables
November 6, 2016
14 Top-Notch Onion Varieties
Check out this slideshow for more details on 14 onion varieties you need to know about from the nation’s leading seed breeders and Read More
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Apples & Pears
October 10, 2016
Outlook Is Positive For Several Specialty Crops In The Northwest
The Northwest Farm Credit Services has released its quarterly Market Snapshot publications that look at the state of major agricultural commodities in the Northwest, including apples, cherries, onions, pears, and potatoes. Read More
Farm Marketing
September 1, 2016
How Add-On Sales Helps Franjo Farms Stay Profitable
In some cases, a higher profit margin line of products just might be the icing on the cake that keeps a farm business going. Read More
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Crop Protection
August 5, 2016
How To Control Allium Leafminer, A New Invasive Pest
First spotted in Pennsylvania in December 2015, the pest has targeted onion, leeks, chives, garlic, and other allium species. Read More
More Vegetables
June 8, 2016
Marijuana Worth $1 Million Found In Onion Shipment
Officers discover nearly 2,500 pounds of marijuana hidden in the roof of a commercial trailer. Read More
Irrigation
June 6, 2016
How To Maximize Water Efficiency On Your Vegetable Farm
Growers from both East and West reveal how they get the most from their water supply – and save money. Read More
Crop Protection
April 25, 2016
Ranman Fungicide Registered For Downy Mildew Control In Bulb Vegetables
Product features a zero-day pre-harvest interval, allowing application up to the day of harvest. Read More
More Vegetables
April 13, 2016
Invasive Pest Found In Pennsylvania
The allium leafminer, also known as the onion leafminer, was found in leeks and onions collected in December 2015 in Lancaster County. Read More
More Vegetables
October 29, 2015
11 Onions You Need To Know
Check out these 11 onion varieties with great disease resistance packages and high yield potential. Read More
More Vegetables
July 7, 2015
Georgia Court Tells Vidalia Onion Growers When They Can Pick Their Crop
Concern was over the brand being hurt by shipping poor quality crops too soon in the season. Read More
Vegetables
July 1, 2015
Interview With Hazera Global Onion Product Manager
Onion is one of the most produced vegetable crops in the world. A lot of expertise is required to develop Read More
Vegetables
June 2, 2015
Onion Grower In Oregon Wins “Hunger Buster” Of The Year Award
Top 100 Grower River Point Farms receives accolades for its onion donations. Read More
Production
June 1, 2015
Low Tunnels Aid In Overwintering Onions
Inexpensive structures provide surprising winter protection and potential marketing opportunities in cold climates. Read More
Marketing
April 28, 2015
Vidalia Onion Committee Kicks Off “V Is For Vidalia” Marketing Campaign
Promotion focuses on the benefits of Vidalia onions to younger consumers via digital and social media activities. Read More
More Vegetables
April 7, 2015
Ship Date Set for 2015 Vidalia Onion Marketing Season
The recommendation date was determined by a 16-grower panel at a recent research meeting. Read More
Irrigation
March 24, 2015
Optimal Irrigation Criteria For Drip Irrigated Onions
Researchers at Oregon State University are determining how the plant population of a crop changes its irrigation needs. Read More
Vegetables
May 30, 2014
Study Reveals Vidalia Onions Represent More Than 60% Of Sweet Onion Sales
Research conducted by the Vidalia Onion Committee shows Vidalia Onions represented 62% of sweet onion sales from 2012-2013. Read More
More Vegetables
May 14, 2014
Great Onion Varieties For 2014 [Slideshow]
Click on the slideshow for details on 13 onion varieties from the nation’s leading seed breeders and distributors. Read More
Marketing
April 9, 2014
Farmington Fresh Expands Operation To Include Onion Production
The company acquired the assets of California company, Onions, Etc. as part of a multi-year expansion plan. Read More
Integrated Pest Management
November 8, 2013
Pathologist Offers IPM Strategies For Onion Growers
If Howard Schwartz could give onion growers one piece of advice on how to avoid headaches in the future, whether Read More
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Fruits
November 19, 2017
More Tools Available for Organic Growers
Pest management, fertility, and certification information all available in one place. Read More
Fruits
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
Vegetables
November 13, 2017
Plant Breeding Is a Key Part of Precisio…
One theme that stood out during the vegetable seed trials this past summer was how much breeders are keeping future automation in mind. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
Biostimulants Making Big Strides as It S…
The inaugural BiocontrolsSM USA East Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL, featured two days of educational sessions focused on how Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
So What Exactly Are Biostimulants, Anywa…
Biostimulants are one of the hottest new topics in specialty crops, but most growers could use a little clarity on where they fit. Here are the basics you need to know. Read More
Florida Ag Expo
November 13, 2017
Florida Growers Explore New Solutions to…
Farm innovation and alternative approaches to production front and center at 2017 Florida Ag Expo. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
Microbial-based Biostimulants: Big Poten…
There is no shortage of interest in or questions and opinions about biostimulants. Many are working to develop them as Read More