EXPO panels to examine food safety, inspections

A panel at the Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable & Farm Market EXPO will discuss what FSMA means for farmers and how farmers can take advantage of free consultations and inspections to improve their operations’ food safety.

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Spearing Success: Greiner packs 4 million pounds of asparagus

Todd Greiner runs Michigan’s largest asparagus packing operation – a facility that supports more than a dozen other growers in the region.

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Specialty Crop Block Grant recipients identified in Michigan

More educational session speakers for Organic Grower Summit

United Fresh to honor Four Seasons Produce CEO

Hurricane crop considerations shared in Georgia

Flavorful Brands, Lipman Family Farms partner to sell tomatoes

UC Davis to research lettuce genetic resistance to downy mildew

California lettuce growers change safety practices

Market data is more than a four-letter word

Every retail outlet we patronize collects information about us whether we know it or not.

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Techniques, varieties fuel success with hydroponic strawberries

“Strawberry plants are easy to grow, but getting quality fruit to sell is the tough part,” said Mark Kroggel of Ohio State University.

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Sweetness, texture keys for Georgia watermelons

Usually, Georgia watermelon growers aspire to produce high yields of a sweet crop, but they shouldn’t ignore firmness and texture, according to Tim Coolong, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension vegetable horticulturist.

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Improved website to make Census of Ag data more accessible Improved website to make Census of Ag data more accessible

Hurricane Michael’s approach places USDA at the forefront

Duncan Family Farms promotes Pete Guerrero to COO

Duncan Family Farms promotes Pete Guerrero to COO

Duncan Family Farms, a leading grower of organic baby lettuces and greens, ... more

Executive Development Program by United Fresh opens registration

Executive Development Program by United Fresh opens registration

Registration is now open for the United Fresh Produce Executive Development... more

Mark Ripato to head Agribusiness division for Wilbur-Ellis

Mark Ripato to head Agribusiness division for Wilbur-Ellis

Wilbur-Ellis Co., a recognized leader in the marketing and distribution of ... more

Continuing education credits part of California webinar series

Continuing education credits part of California webinar series

Continuing education credits required by the California Department of Pesti... more

Why soil test in the fall compared to spring?

Soil testing is a best practice recommended by Michigan State University E... more

Agriculture Day for students to be hosted by Michigan county

New formulation, packing facility by Certis USA in California

Fruit and vegetable conference scheduled in Colorado

Some Florida tomato growers pulling out after hurricane damage

Research expanded by Verdesian for nutrient technologies

Debut Colorado labor conference opens registration

Spiech Farms in Michigan subject of PACA complaint by USDA

Seedway acquires vegetable seed assets of Champion Seed

Inscalis insecticide from BASF receives EPA registration

Pesticide Residue Monitoring Program results released


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