Michigan State University’s Ben Phillips talks about how three growers are taking advantage of market opportunities outside their usual product lineup.
Vegetable growers and others in the industry had strong opinions to, “A Plant Breeder Explains How GE Techniques Differ from Non-GMO Breeding.” Here’s a sampling.
Plant breeders live in the future, always on the hunt of developing bullet-proof, tasty selections. Here are a few of the idealists among us.
Above-average rainfall reports pepper parts of the St. Johns River Water Management District while others drier than usual.
The Produce Safety Rule kicks in for large farms in January, but FDA will focus more on teaching rather than regulating this year.
Susan Canales, who has served as Director of Operations for the past two years, will be responsible for overseeing all exhibitor and sponsor activities.
When famed newspaper editor Horace Greeley quoted a lesser-known editor’s advice, “Go west, young man, and grow up […]
Rick Vanvranken says writing good press releases about crop performance can be savvy marketing; but think carefully about how you tell your story — good or bad.
Follow these tips on identifying and managing this pest with a tarnished reputation.
Steven T. Koike is retiring from the University of California Cooperative Extension and will move to the private sector in January 2018.
The trade agreement’s benefits for the industry far outweigh negatives.
Stephen Basore returns to Michigan to relaunch the old family farm. But he’s bringing big-grower ideas and experience that most start-ups don’t have.
University of Florida study shows sourcing produce locally has a positive impact on the consumption of fruits and vegetables.
Several themes rose above the rest as defining for the Sunshine State’s specialty crop sector.
More than $1 billion being sought to address major crop losses due to Hurricane Irma.
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Vegetable plant breeders have a lot of options when it comes to developing new varieties — disease resistance, […]