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UF/IFAS researchers studying strawberries for cold protection improvement
BerriesScientists Find Better Way To Save Strawberries From A Freeze
August 10, 2015
Automated irrigation control can keep water usage in check during cold protection practices. Read More
More Vegetables13 Of The Latest Pepper Varieties
August 3, 2015
This month’s variety specs feature focuses on pepper varieties. Features highlighted include great disease resistance packages, excellent yield potential, and more. Be Read More
IrrigationRiver Point Farms Sets Standard For Water Application, Conservation Practices
July 28, 2015
Efficient systems help the Oregon farm, one of the largest onion growers in the U.S., achieve high yields while minimizing water inputs. Read More
UF/IFAS researcher looks after pigs on weed control duty
More VegetablesGot Weeds? Perhaps Pigs Can Help
July 27, 2015
Old-time crop protection method using hogs now being tested by UF/IFAS researchers. Read More
downy mildew symptoms on basil
Disease ControlRed Lights Slow Down Growth Of Downy Mildew On Basil
July 22, 2015
University of Florida scientists say the technology may help growers manage the disease and reduce chemical inputs. Read More
Peanut research plot at UF/IFAS PSREU in Citra
More VegetablesGroundbreaking Peanut Research Coming Out Of Its Shell In Florida
July 10, 2015
UF/IFAS researcher leading unique project to study and compare more than 1,500 varieties. Read More
piece of broccoli
More VegetablesStudy: Consumers Prefer U.S.-Grown Organic Broccoli
July 9, 2015
Country of Origin Labeling a major factor in purchasing decisions. Read More
More VegetablesGeorgia Court Tells Vidalia Onion Growers When They Can Pick Their Crop
July 7, 2015
Concern was over the brand being hurt by shipping poor quality crops too soon in the season. Read More
BerriesState Audit Recommends Adjustments For UC-Davis Strawberry Program
June 9, 2015
Following a six-month review of the University of California (UC) Davis Strawberry Breeding Program, the California state auditor’s office today Read More
BerriesThree Promising New Berries From USDA
May 27, 2015
USDA breeding programs in Maryland and Oregon have introduced three promising berry cultivars that could work well for growers both East Read More
Crop ProtectionNimitz Nematicide Receives Emergency Exemption On Carrots In Michigan
April 28, 2015
Crop protection company Adama has announced that the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) has issued a Crisis Read More
MarketingVidalia Onion Committee Kicks Off “V Is For Vidalia” Marketing Campaign
April 28, 2015
Promotion focuses on the benefits of Vidalia onions to younger consumers via digital and social media activities. Read More
The Latest
Leafy VegetablesThe Latest Vegetable Varieties For Covered Production
August 27, 2015
Check out cucumber, pepper and tomato offerings available from DeRuiter, Johnny’s Selected Seeds, Rijk Zwaan, and Syngenta. The greenhouse varieties are Read More
BerriesScientist Has Sights On Shooting Down Spotted Wing Dros…
August 14, 2015
Study helps flush out possible biological control for dreaded fruit pest. Read More
weeds poking out of plastic beds
More VegetablesGrowers, Researchers Doubling Down On Weeds
August 11, 2015
Effective control in the absence of methyl bromide requires progressive chemical and cultural practices. Read More
UF/IFAS researchers studying strawberries for cold protection improvement
BerriesScientists Find Better Way To Save Strawberries From A …
August 10, 2015
Automated irrigation control can keep water usage in check during cold protection practices. Read More
More Vegetables13 Of The Latest Pepper Varieties
August 3, 2015
This month’s variety specs feature focuses on pepper varieties. Features highlighted include great disease resistance packages, excellent yield potential, and more. Be Read More
IrrigationRiver Point Farms Sets Standard For Water Application, …
July 28, 2015
Efficient systems help the Oregon farm, one of the largest onion growers in the U.S., achieve high yields while minimizing water inputs. Read More
UF/IFAS researcher looks after pigs on weed control duty
More VegetablesGot Weeds? Perhaps Pigs Can Help
July 27, 2015
Old-time crop protection method using hogs now being tested by UF/IFAS researchers. Read More
downy mildew symptoms on basil
Disease ControlRed Lights Slow Down Growth Of Downy Mildew On Basil
July 22, 2015
University of Florida scientists say the technology may help growers manage the disease and reduce chemical inputs. Read More
Peanut research plot at UF/IFAS PSREU in Citra
More VegetablesGroundbreaking Peanut Research Coming Out Of Its Shell …
July 10, 2015
UF/IFAS researcher leading unique project to study and compare more than 1,500 varieties. Read More
piece of broccoli
More VegetablesStudy: Consumers Prefer U.S.-Grown Organic Broccoli
July 9, 2015
Country of Origin Labeling a major factor in purchasing decisions. Read More
More VegetablesGeorgia Court Tells Vidalia Onion Growers When They Can…
July 7, 2015
Concern was over the brand being hurt by shipping poor quality crops too soon in the season. Read More
BerriesState Audit Recommends Adjustments For UC-Davis Strawbe…
June 9, 2015
Following a six-month review of the University of California (UC) Davis Strawberry Breeding Program, the California state auditor’s office today Read More
BerriesThree Promising New Berries From USDA
May 27, 2015
USDA breeding programs in Maryland and Oregon have introduced three promising berry cultivars that could work well for growers both East Read More
Crop ProtectionNimitz Nematicide Receives Emergency Exemption On Carro…
April 28, 2015
Crop protection company Adama has announced that the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) has issued a Crisis Read More
MarketingVidalia Onion Committee Kicks Off “V Is For Vidalia” Ma…
April 28, 2015
Promotion focuses on the benefits of Vidalia onions to younger consumers via digital and social media activities. Read More
Food SafetyFood Company Agrees To Stop Distribution Of Sprouts In …
April 27, 2015
On April 22, 2015, the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois entered a consent decree of Read More
tomatoes and strawberries
BerriesScientists Seek To Save Flavor Of Tomatoes And Strawber…
April 17, 2015
A $500,000 grant will enable University of Florida researchers to focus on how light can affect the quality and taste of produce after harvest. Read More
HP56 Death Strain chili
More VegetablesWorld’s Hottest Pepper At Risk Of Losing Its Title
April 7, 2015
Newly developed chili reported to be twice as hot as the Carolina Reaper. Read More