Driscoll’s innovates with machinery, fruit, marketing

With an eye to long-term solutions, Driscoll’s has also begun investing in robotic harvesting.



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Growers develop mechanized lean-lower trellis device for tomatoes

“The ones who do the job know exactly how bad it is.”

UGA scientist has system to quickly detect food pathogens

University of Florida to offer greenhouse training online

McCain invests in TruLeaf vertical farm tech

Ag industry leader Rick Antle dies in California

Priorities listed by Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance

Produce groups comment on E. coli breakout linked to lettuce

STK Bio-ag’s AVIV now approved for California use

Bayer debut of consumer-friendly Sunions limited

“This is a variety that’s not easy to grow and not widely adapted to a variety of growing areas.”

PlantTape product promises growers a streamlined start

“It mimics a belt-fed machine-gun.”

Greens grower builds on shared wisdom of small farms

“There’s a lot of transparency in the small farm community right now. In the past, I think it happened on a more local level. Now, I think it’s happening online.”

Sustainability Standard spurs new certification program Sustainability Standard spurs new certification program

Release of Farm Bill brings response from ag secretary Release of Farm Bill brings response from ag secretary

Syngenta buys Abbott & Cobb, cites sweet corn business

Syngenta buys Abbott & Cobb, cites sweet corn business

Greensboro, North Carolina-based Syngenta has acquired Abbott & Cobb, a... more

Barry, Hansen added to Western Growers Insurance Services staff

Barry, Hansen added to Western Growers Insurance Services staff

Western Growers Insurance Services (WGIS) is pleased to announce two senior... more

Photo: Kim Heath

Efforts to boost IR-4 project funding to include grower input

Specialty crop growers nationwide are being asked to contact their Congress... more

Annual Santa Maria Strawberry Field Day set for May 9

The University of California Cooperative Extension’s Strawberry and Veget... more

UC Davis students breed beans for organic farming

Todd Greiner Farms expands asparagus production, packaging plant

Pursell Agri-Tech hires fertilizer industry veterans

Mucci Farms strawberries wins Fresh Product of the Year

‘Extreme bacteria’ a game-changer for organic vegetable production

Author tackles ‘low-maintenance’ vegetable gardening

Driscoll’s offers video peak at berry development programs

Michigan asparagus producers vote on keeping development program

Syngenta #RootedinAg contest now accepting entries

Andermatt Biocontrol appoints Blair as CEO for Andermatt USA

Alliance: Reports show produce safe, ‘Dirty Dozen’ unsupportable


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