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Second lawsuit targets UC strawberry program

For the second time in as many years, the University of California’s (UC) strawberry breeding program finds itself the subject of a lawsuit. This time around, the lawsuit was filed by California ... more

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Vegetable farm follows in patriarch’s footsteps

After farming in California’s Salinas Valley since the 1930s, agricultural legend George Tanimura died recently at age 100 – but Tanimura & Antle (T&A), the company he helped create, continues its momentum. “Uncle George worked the f... more
Modern storage facilities with advanced temperature, humidity and airflow controls have revolutionized the North Carolina sweet potato industry. Photo: Mike Boyette

Storage techniques transform vegetable industry

Cooling has been central to the idea of food preservation almost as long as civilization has been around. Evidence for cooling by evaporation or stori... more
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Controlled environments growing in popularity

University of Arizona plant scientist and professor emeritus Merle Jensen labeled controlled environ... more
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Plant IP protection program to host first US workshop in California

Plant IP protection program to host first US workshop in California

The CIOPORA Academy, a specialized training and certificate program for In... more

Food facility registration to be updated

Food facility registration to be updated

The FDA today finalized a rule as part of the implementation of the Food S... more

USDA awards $26 million for affordable farmworker housing

USDA awards $26 million for affordable farmworker housing

USDA has awarded $26 million to help provide housing for farmworkers in ni... more

GMO legislation would create a national standard

Pitzer Wheel patent received by Harvest Croo Robotics

Downy mildew on cucumber reported in Ontario

NASS data fuel USDA programs to help agriculture

UGA to host fifth annual Organic Twilight Tour

Organic ag tour set at Carrington Research Center

Are Wells an Untapped Source of Energy?

VIDEO: Are Wells an Untapped Source of Energy?

Timothy Schultz, president of Terra Caloric, says there are a million wells in Michigan – a vast, untapped resource for geothermal power.

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