For centuries a wide variety of techniques has been used to extend the growing season of horticultural crops. Glass jars, glass cloches, hotcaps, cold frames, hotbeds and greenhouses of va... more
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Michigan growers are taking the plunge into H-2A, and don’t appear to be turning back.
It started with a pilot project in 2014, when four apple orchards hired 90 pickers. By 2015, Michigan Farm Bureau, which organized the pilot, had cr... more
At a recent meeting of the United Fresh Supply Chain Logistics Council, chairman Kenny Lund asked all in attendance to predict how long it wou... more
Barbara Radewald was a “city girl” who married a farmer, grew to love agriculture and ... more
The Syngenta Board of Directors announced it finds ChemChina‘s $43 bill... more
An affiliate of Koch Biological Solutions, LLC has acquired a minority equi... more
Sandra Menasha, vegetable specialist with Cornell Cooperative Extension (CC... more
Richard Hassell, associate professor at Clemson University in Charleston, South Carolina, is a member of the SCRI project team. He presented an ove