Judson Reid is a go-to guy when it comes to commercial vegetable production in high tunnels.
Reid, Cornell Cooperative Extension vegetable specialist, made several presentations at the recent Great... more
When Bill Brim, of Lewis Taylor Farms, first started in the industry, he would walk the fields, take notes in a binder and deal with people on the phone. Today, he’s dealing with drones, 3D printers and computerized drip irrigation.
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Vegetable transplants grown in commercial high-density trays can quickly outgrow the optimal size for shipping and transplanting, limiting transplant ... more »
Using advanced gene-editing technology, a team of scientists found that DNA demethylation is required for the tomato ripening process through both act... more »
Tomato russet mite and tomato yellow leaf curl are attacking greenhouse-grown tomatoes in Louisiana.
Tomato russet mites have cigar-shaped bodies w... more »
NatureFresh Farms is expanding its locally grown tomato program with the launch of OntarioRed Tomatoes.
The OntarioRed Tomato Program consists of T... more »
Baloian Farms, a year-round supplier of peppers and mixed vegetables, is introducing organic green beans, green peppers and soft squash to its Califor... more »
The University of California (UC) Agricultural Issues Center has released an updated study on the costs and returns of producing transplanted processi... more »
NatureFresh Farms has broken ground on a new 106,000-square-foot distribution center in Leamington, Ontario, Canada. Set to be located next to Natur... more »
The New Mexico Chile Association (NMCA) and Western Growers (WG) have established a strategic collaboration between their respective associations. The... more »
Good Life Organic tomatoes from Veg-Fresh Farms have recently achieved Rainforest Alliance certification.
"The audit process our growing partners w... more »
Houweling’s Tomatoes has added three new tomato packs as part of its premium Signature Selection line. The newly introduced snack packs, as describe... more »