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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Camarillo, California-based Houweling’s has appointed Kevin Doran’s to CEO of the Houweling’s Group of Companies. Doran joined the company in... more »
What do you get when you cross a jalapeño pepper with a bell pepper?
An ingenious group of UC Davis students are proving you can create a jumbo, o... more »
European trends in tomato production vary from country to country, driven by market demands and production cycles. A panel of speakers at the recent I... more »
Researchers at the Cornell-affiliated Boyce Thompson Institute (BTI) and Virginia Tech have discovered a new weapon in the arms race between plants an... more »
Tomato late blight, caused by the oomycete Phytophthora infestans, was reported to NCSU Extension Agent on Aug. 25, from a conventional tomato field i... more »
A traditional Midwestern farm that raised 350 acres of field crops and milked 50 cows a day has successfully converted to a small vegetable growing an... more »
Tomatoes are the Type B’s of the vegetable world: Laid-back, creative, collaborative.
Want a slice on a burger? Fine. Chopped into a salad? Great... more »
Scientists have identified four new pathogens previously not found in Australian chillies, raising the stakes for the country's quarantine and disease... more »
New Hampshire farmers looking to grow colored bell peppers in high tunnels received some good news from researchers at the New Hampshire Agricultural ... more »
University of New Hampshire researchers have received a three-year grant for nearly $250,000 that will substantially expand research that aims to impr... more »