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allium leafminer
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
Vance Whitaker next to a bed of strawberries
Berries
August 4, 2016
Genetics Key To Keeping Strawberry Growers Out Of The Red?
Savings to the tune of $30 million a year would come with a solution to angular leaf spot. Read More
Workers picking in a Florida strawberry field
Berries
July 26, 2016
Wish Farms Commits $100K To Food Safety Cause
Central Florida berry operation will donate $20,000 annually over the next five years to fund various research projects backed by the Center for Produce Safety. Read More
Photo courtesy of American Sweet Potato Marketing Institute
Farm Management
July 26, 2016
Mexico Has Potential For U.S. Sweet Potato Exports  
Assessment concluded that opportunities abound if Mexican buyers better understand grades, sizes, and quality of U.S. product. Read More
Shinsuke Agehara of UF/IFAS holding an artichoke in the middle of a Central Florida farm plot
More Vegetables
July 19, 2016
So You Think You Can Grow Artichokes In Florida?
Field trials are in progress to determine if this highly sought-after superfood can survive the swelter of the Sunshine State. Read More
The Pitzer Wheel, named after co-founder and inventor Bob Pitzer, is an autonomous and continuous picking wheel on an automated strawberry picker that is being developed by Harvest CROO.
Berries
July 12, 2016
Automated Strawberry Picker: One Step Closer To Reality
Company receives U.S. Patent approval for continuous picking wheel on the machine. Read More
Closeup of Q-biotype or B-biotype whitefly
Cucurbits
June 14, 2016
Worry Spreading In Florida Over Exotic Whitefly
UF/IFAS expert warns species likely to cause problems for growers. Read More
CBP officers at the Calexico East cargo
facility discovered almost 2,500 pounds of
marijuana concealed in the roof of a
commercial trailer.
Photo courtesy of  U.S. Customs and Border Protection
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
CauliflowerAquarius
More Vegetables
June 6, 2016
6 Of The Latest Cauliflower And Broccoli Varieties
This slideshow provides details on some of the latest cauliflower and broccoli varieties available. Read More
Whiteflies on a leaf
Cucurbits
May 25, 2016
Whitefly Threat Has Florida Growers On High Alert
Researchers, state agencies working together to prevent a potential outbreak. Read More
legal justice, courts
Berries
May 4, 2016
University of California Sued Over Strawberry Breeding – Again
This time it’s a private strawberry breeding company, which says the statewide breeding program has been decimated by UC-Davis. Read More
field shot the Produce Peddler Colorado
Farm Marketing
April 28, 2016
Small Producers Talk Profits
Four growers from across the country discuss the importance of knowing your customer, how to handle money, and being the face of your farm. Read More
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Berries
August 24, 2016
Researchers Unravel Genetic Ancestry Of …
A genetic analysis conducted by New Hampshire Agricultural Experiment Station researchers aims to improve modern cultivation efforts of strawberry growers. Read More
Crop Protection
August 10, 2016
How To Manage Downy Mildew In Cole Crops
Learn symptoms, causal agents, and control measures for this disease. Read More
More Vegetables
August 10, 2016
17 Of The Latest Pepper Varieties
Check out this slideshow for more details on 17 pepper varieties you need to know about from the nation’s leading seed breeders and distributors. Read More
Crop Protection
August 5, 2016
How To Control Allium Leafminer, A New I…
First spotted in Pennsylvania in December 2015, the pest has targeted onion, leeks, chives, garlic, and other allium species. Read More
Berries
August 4, 2016
Genetics Key To Keeping Strawberry Growe…
Savings to the tune of $30 million a year would come with a solution to angular leaf spot. Read More
Berries
July 26, 2016
Wish Farms Commits $100K To Food Safety …
Central Florida berry operation will donate $20,000 annually over the next five years to fund various research projects backed by the Center for Produce Safety. Read More
Farm Management
July 26, 2016
Mexico Has Potential For U.S. Sweet Pota…
Assessment concluded that opportunities abound if Mexican buyers better understand grades, sizes, and quality of U.S. product. Read More
More Vegetables
July 19, 2016
So You Think You Can Grow Artichokes In …
Field trials are in progress to determine if this highly sought-after superfood can survive the swelter of the Sunshine State. Read More
Berries
July 12, 2016
Automated Strawberry Picker: One Step Cl…
Company receives U.S. Patent approval for continuous picking wheel on the machine. Read More
Cucurbits
June 14, 2016
Worry Spreading In Florida Over Exotic W…
UF/IFAS expert warns species likely to cause problems for growers. Read More
More Vegetables
June 8, 2016
Marijuana Worth $1 Million Found In Onio…
Officers discover nearly 2,500 pounds of marijuana hidden in the roof of a commercial trailer. Read More
More Vegetables
June 6, 2016
6 Of The Latest Cauliflower And Broccoli…
This slideshow provides details on some of the latest cauliflower and broccoli varieties available. Read More
Cucurbits
May 25, 2016
Whitefly Threat Has Florida Growers On H…
Researchers, state agencies working together to prevent a potential outbreak. Read More
Berries
May 4, 2016
University of California Sued Over Straw…
This time it’s a private strawberry breeding company, which says the statewide breeding program has been decimated by UC-Davis. Read More
Farm Marketing
April 28, 2016
Small Producers Talk Profits
Four growers from across the country discuss the importance of knowing your customer, how to handle money, and being the face of your farm. Read More
Berries
April 27, 2016
New Herbicide For Tomatoes, Strawberries
The product from Helm Agro US is registered to control more than 100 broadleaf, grass, and sedge species. Read More
More Vegetables
April 26, 2016
Genetically Engineered Mushroom Avoids R…
A common white button mushroom modified with the gene-editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 has been engineered to resist browning. Read More
More Vegetables
April 25, 2016
High Tunnel Bell Pepper Trial Highlights…
Colored bell peppers have the potential to be a profitable alternative crop. Read More
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