A new grower, packer, shipper, and marketer has launched in Sparta, MI. Applewood Fresh Growers LLC, says it […]
An overwhelming number of submissions were received to nominate Judy and Phil Schwallier for this honor.
The 2018 Apple Growers of the Year, Phil and Judy Schwallier, may be just as well-known for their “day jobs” as Extension educator extraordinaire and farm marketing maven.
Husband and wife team create mating disruption device modeled after gauchos’ hunting bolas.
After a long search, the Michigan Vegetable Council found its Executive Director. Greg Bird, of Mason, MI, will […]
Listeria found during routine sampling prompts action by Jack Brown Produce, Inc. of Sparta, MI, which markets for 10 growers on the state’s famous “Ridge.”
International Fruit Tree Association’s annual summer tour draws nearly 250 attendees.
The King family sees dwarfing high-density system as the future of their sweet cherry production.
Why the pest can be so much more destructive for Eastern cherry growers might be due to what they’re not farming.
Growers keep an eye on the thermometer as temperatures dip into the mid to low 20s.
Hosting a race can be a great way to tie your farm market to the running and fitness craze.
Severe cold damaged grapevines which resulted in smaller-than-average crop.
While there is no recipe for the perfect activity for your farm, these venues have carved their own path through new offerings.
Plants in Northeast, Michigan victims of polar vortex.
Sweepstakes results in more than 155,000 entries, giving MAC a monster marketing boost.
Edwin “Cam” Harrington of Georgia will facilitate the sale of Michigan apples in retail stores.
Growers overwhelmingly vote to tax themselves to stay on the cutting edge of research and technology.