Michigan is ranked second in the U.S. for the production of carrots, grown on 1,600 acres in 2014 with a value of $7.7 million.
Michigan carrot growers rely on fungicides for disease management, cr... more
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On Sept. 12, California Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill that will phase in new overtime rules for the state’s agricultural workers beginning in 2019.
The standard overtime threshold for most California industries is eight hours a day, or 40 hours... more
When Bob Jones Sr. was a kid, Huron, Ohio, was known as a vegetable-growing community. There were probably 20 vegetable farms along a single road.
Strawberry production on Île d’Orléans, an island near Quebec City, Canada, was on full displa... more
The 2017 Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention will be held Jan. 31 t... more
Production of seedless fruits is an under-estimated tool for improving food... more
As part of its recently announced strategy to become a leader in high-value... more
Center for Integrated Pest Management at North Carolina State University, speaks on strawberry disease management at the