22 young men and women from the produce industry from across the country to attend the USApple Capitol Hill Day events in March.
Recipients hope to make their mark on the future of the fruit and vegetable industry in the state of Michigan.
Despite their farms being vastly different, these two GenNext Growers require quickness to compete, which means staying abreast of agricultural technology.
Tagging along with the Young Apple Leaders Class of 2018 taught me how important it is to keep issues affecting the industry at the forefront of our legislators’ minds.
Young Grower Alliance members will get a chance to get a behind-the-scenes look at the Rutgers Agricultural Research & Extension Center and Larchmont Farms to learn about innovation on the research and the producer side.
Good records and a plan are important when attempting to secure a loan.
It can be bittersweet to work for someone else after college before returning to the farm, but these two emerging grower/leaders strongly recommend it.
Work smart with older generations to successfully introduce new ideas and technology.
Two young women in the fruit and vegetable industry talk gender stereotypes, attracting female talent, and where agriculture is getting it right.
The first steps taken to prepare yourself for a career in any industry can be quite simple.
One GenNext Grower says if the agriculture industry wants to lure more fresh faces, it will need to up its game.
From drone analysis to field scouting, mobile technology can help you do your job faster and more efficiently.
National Young Farmers Coalition releases land affordability calculator, which offers financial insight on land access.
Keeping good records of expenditures and profits key to benchmarking business success.
Crop of emerging industry leaders from Florida step out of the field to visit with state lawmakers on their turf.
Jimmy Zingler looks over a young planting of ‘Aztec Fuji’ and says “We’ve put a lot of investment […]
GenNext Grower Justin Sorrells looks back to see what the future might hold.