On a busy weekend day, Tougas Family Farm can see upwards of 10,000 customers walking through its fields and orchards. Making sure everyone has paid admission, keeping customers in the right fields an... 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 and farm mar... more
SeedWay has hired Steve Johnson as a vegetable seed sales representative for Ohio, West Virginia, Western Pennslyvania and Western New York.
A ... more »
TOMRA Food is forming cross-industry working groups to accelerate development of digital standards for the food industry, with the first meetings to b... more »
Sales of organic fresh produce items hit jumped 8 percent, hitting nearly $5 billion in 2017, according to numbers released Thursday by the Organic Pr... more »
Amazon and Whole Foods Market Feb. 7 announced the introduction of free two-hour delivery of natural and organic products from Whole Foods Market thro... more »
The USDA Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) this spring will launch a new electronic data platform to deliver market price information to the commod... more »
These days, being a produce farmer involves much more than growing food. For farms that directly market fruits and vegetables to customers, marketing ... more »
On March 10, the Ohio AgritourismReady Conference will be held at at the Ohio State University South Centers at Piketon.
Attendees will learn how t... more »
In 2018, the Washington State Farmers Market Association (WSFMA) will host two two-day Farmers Market Workshops; one of these events will be in Renton... more »
The Center for Agriculture and Food Systems (CAFS) at Vermont Law School, Farmers Market Coalition (FMC), and Northeast Organic Farming Association of... more »
The United Fresh Produce Association has partnered with OFW Law to provide association members access to a legal review of product labels.
This new... more »