Tagged varieties

Grapes
September 29, 2016
Vinifera Finds A Home In The Finger Lakes
In a region known for spectacular sights, varieties are making their mark, just ask the team at Sawmill Creek Vineyards. Read More
Grapes
September 7, 2016
Looking To Italy For New Winegrape Varieties
An Italian viticulturist shares his thoughts about a California region, and what new varieties might thrive in their climate. Read More
Apple Grower of the Year
August 1, 2016
A Thoroughly Modern Farmer Takes Apple Grower Of The Year Honor
The 2016 winner, Scott McDougall, largely stopped planting the tried and true, going mostly with exclusive and club varieties – and it paid off. Read More
Grapes
June 3, 2016
Winegrape Varieties That Can Beat The Heat
Researchers are evaluating a wide range of alternative winegrape varieties for California’s San Joaquin Valley. Read More
Stone Fruit
April 12, 2016
Biotechnology Company Partners With Grower To Develop New Cherry Varieties
Phytelligence collaborates with Washington’s Tip Top Orchards to create novel, high value, sweet cherry varieties. Read More
Nuts
January 20, 2016
Regional Trials Pinpoint Almond Varieties With Highest Potential
Since the 1970s, the Almond Board of California has been trialing varieties regionally to determine the best and brightest trees Read More
Potatoes
October 28, 2015
The Importance Of Consistency And Predictability In Potato Varieties
One of the reasons Russet Burbank is still around while other varieties have gone by the wayside is that it is relatively consistent in its performance. Read More
Leafy Vegetables
October 1, 2015
9 Leafy Greens Varieties You Need To Know
Check out some of the latest leafy greens varieties you need to know including lettuce, cilantro, mustard, and collards. Read More
Vegetables
March 31, 2015
Sweet Potato Options For Midwest Growers
In the U.S., commercial production of sweet potatoes is mainly in the southern states, particularly North Carolina and Louisiana. The Read More
Stone Fruit
August 15, 2014
‘Ladderless’ Peach, Nectarine Orchards Explored
University of California researchers explore the concept of so-called pedestrian orchards. Read More
Sweet Corn
July 24, 2014
22 Sweet Corn Varieties To Add To Your Collection
Scroll through the slideshow for details on 22 sweet corn varieties from the nation’s leading seed breeders and distributors. Read More
Fruits
July 11, 2014
Self-Compatible Almond Tree Released
Lone Star, more than a decade in the making, requires no pollinator. Read More
Cucurbits
May 28, 2014
Excellent Cucumber Varieties For 2014
Click on the slideshow for details on 12 cucumber varieties from the nation’s leading seed breeders and distributors. Read More
Vegetables
May 22, 2014
Seminis Showcases Four Vegetable Varieties
Seminis highlights four vegetable varieties to add to your collection. 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
Vegetables
April 29, 2014
Clifton Seed Co. Presents Its Latest Varieties
For more information visit www.cliftonseed.com Read More
Vegetables
April 7, 2014
Johnny’s Selected Seeds Showcases Four Vegetable Varieties
Johnny's Select Seeds presents four vegetable varieties including two new specialty lipstick peppers. Read More
Vegetables
April 4, 2014
Nunhems Now Marketed Under Bayer CropScience Brand
New brand identity reflects strategy to bolster value of fruit and vegetables portfolio. Read More
More Vegetables
April 2, 2014
New Green Bean Variety From Seminis
Seminis announces the addition of Sybaris, a new green bean variety featuring resistance to bean common mosaic virus, to their portfolio. Read More
Vegetables
March 10, 2014
Latest Winning Varieties From Seeds By Design
Seeds By Design presents their latest vegetable variety offerings. Read More
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Citrus
September 21, 2017
Hurricane Relief Fund Launched for Flori…
Money raised will benefit Redlands Christian Migrant Association’s efforts to aid families in need. Read More
GenNext Growers
September 21, 2017
Advice for Taking Over the Family Farm
If you are considering joining and running your family business, here are some tips to ensure success. Read More
Berries
September 21, 2017
Ways Florida Blueberry Growers Can Eleva…
Promotional efforts seek to harness power that drives the Sunshine State's ‘little blue dynamos.’ Read More
Florida Ag Expo
September 21, 2017
Everything You Need to Know About the 20…
More education choices, flexible field tours, and networking opportunities to provide an enhanced attendee experience. Read More
Insect Control
September 20, 2017
Whitefly Troubles Go From Bad to Worse i…
Growers should have a plan for managing the pest from beginning to end of season. Read More
Grower Achievement Award
September 20, 2017
Ask Yourself: What Can I Do to Make Thin…
Alan Jones, this year's recipient of American Vegetable Grower magazine's Grower Achievement Award, invites all growers to do what he does: Look in the mirror and ask," What can I do to make a positive impact on our industry?" Read More
Berries
September 20, 2017
Getting to the Bottom of Bacterial Wilt …
Prolific plant pathogen now presenting a new challenge for Florida producers and researchers. Read More
Citrus
September 19, 2017
Precision in Specialty Crops Gains Momen…
Here are some of the key drivers that may transform your farm in the years ahead. Read More
Fruits
September 19, 2017
EPA Mulls Restricting Dicamba Use
Proposal is a part of agency’s focus on reducing herbicide injury in vulnerable crops. Read More
Fruits
September 19, 2017
Washington State University Creates BMSB…
As populations grow in the state, university offers growers pest management advice. Read More
Berries
September 19, 2017
UC Davis Strawberry Lawuit Settled
Former university breeders to return any crosses that used unpatented varieties and agree the school owns rights to them. Read More
Citrus
September 19, 2017
Hopes High for Hops Fresh From Florida
When it comes to alternative crop solutions, something good is brewing in the Sunshine State. Do you have what it takes to tap in? Read More
Apples & Pears
September 16, 2017
Researcher Finds Bacteria Can Stop Blue …
The natural bacterium found in soil can survive in cold storage; this promising biocontrol offers an alternative to chemical treatments. Read More
Disease Control
September 15, 2017
Scientist Uncovers Chilling Side of Dead…
Lab tests indicate laurel wilt pathogen grows faster in the fall and winter. Read More
Citrus
September 15, 2017
Help Extended to Hurricane-Weary Farmers…
USDA chief grants extra time and special procedures to document and file claims. Read More
Citrus
September 13, 2017
New Guidance on FSMA Ag Water Compliance…
FDA issued a rule to extend compliance dates for agricultural water and announced a start date for farm inspections. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
September 13, 2017
Get Better Results From Your Biopesticid…
Softer crop protection programs are becoming a must in specialty crop production. Growers who aren’t learning more about their options Read More
Citrus
September 13, 2017
Florida Farmers Digging out From Impacts…
Damage reports starting to flood in from the field following monster storm, and it's not pretty. Read More