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Managing Nematodes In Florida Citrus
Pest ControlManaging Nematodes In Florida Citrus
September 11, 2014
This video provides information on identifying the major nematodes threats to Florida citrus and provides management tips. Read More
When Should Growers Treat Fields With Nematicides? [sponsor content]
Crop ProtectionWhen Should Growers Treat Fields With Nematicides? [sponsor content]
September 2, 2014
If fields are not fumigated first, when should they be treated with nematicides? Michael McKenry, Nematologist Emeritus at UC Riverside Read More
Avoiding Nematodes And Root Rejection With New Rootstocks
Crop ProtectionAvoiding Nematodes And Root Rejection With New Rootstocks[sponsor content]
September 2, 2014
Can switching from a Nemaguard rootstock to a Viking or HBOK-50 rootstock prevent nematodes and root rejection? Take a look Read More
Crop ProtectionA Closer Look At Almond Tree Root Rejection During Replanting [sponsor content]
September 2, 2014
Michael McKenry, Nematologist Emeritus at UC Riverside shares research on almond tree root rejection in the field, comparing Hansen 536 Read More
Managing Lepidoptera In Tomatoes
Pest ControlManaging Lepidoptera In Tomatoes
August 22, 2014
Presentation on managing lepidopteran pests in tomato crops Read More
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FruitsLaGasse Works Over-The-Row Pruning Platform
July 31, 2014
Dan LaGasse and Scott VanDeWalle talk about their collaboration on an over-the-row pruning platform used in high-density apple orchards. Read More
LaGasse Works Over-The-Row Pruning Platform
FruitsMunckhof Three-Row Orchard Sprayer
July 31, 2014
Dan LaGasse of LaGasse Works and T.J. Beech of VanDeWalle Fruit Farm talk about the Munckhof Three-Row Orchard Sprayer in use Read More

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Through USDA’s Tree Assistance Program, eligible growers can cash in on cost share for diseased tree removal and replanting. Read More
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Fully 87% of large growers use groundwater to irrigate their trees. Read More
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Find out more on management tactics and what counties are impacted by this invasive pest. Read More
Cucurbits14 Stand-Out Melon Varieties [Slideshow]
September 15, 2014
Browse the slideshow below for information on these exceptional melon varieties from the nation’s leading seed breeders and distributors. Read More
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September 15, 2014
Browse this slideshow to view photos from the 2014 United Fresh Washington Public Policy Conference, including pictures of this year’s Grower Read More
Apples & PearsCanneries Hope To Encourage Growers To Grow Pears For P…
September 15, 2014
Higher wholesale prices offered as means to boost canning pear acres. Read More
FruitsDeadline Nearing For Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistanc…
September 15, 2014
Fruit growers who suffered losses due to frost or freeze in 2012 could be eligible for assistance through USDA’S Farm Service Agency. Read More
BerriesBotrytis Gray Mold Pressure Increasing With Humid Weath…
September 15, 2014
Michigan State University researcher offers tips to reduce the spread of spores. Read More
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These deadly sins may be hurting your customers’ experience — and costing you money. Read More
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September 15, 2014
Innovation isn't only happening at the top. Some of the most interesting ideas in the fruit industry are being executed by small growers. Read More
Apples & PearsAmerican and Western Fruit Grower’s 2014 Top Appl…
September 13, 2014
The nations’s largest growers reflect how technology, innovations, and promotion help make their businesses run more efficiently. Read More
NutsAmerican and Western Fruit Grower’s 2014 Top Nut …
September 13, 2014
Almonds, pistachios, and walnuts grown in California make up the crops featured in this portion of the Top 100 Report. Read More
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September 13, 2014
The nations’s largest growers reflect how technology, innovations, and promotion help make their businesses run more efficiently. Read More
Stone FruitAmerican and Western Fruit Grower’s 2014 Top Ston…
September 13, 2014
This year’s Top 100 Report features the 25 largest stone fruit growers in the country. Read More