Canadians invest $8.3M in organics

Organic agriculture is rooted in innovation! Minister MacAulay met with organic producers in the Shuswap at Wild Flight Farm today to announce important investments. #GrowingCdnAg #CdnAgPartnership — AAFC Canada (@AAFC_Canada) August 24, 2018 On... more »

Peel-and-reseal packaging new adopted by Misionero

Misionero, a leading grower and packer of organic leafy greens, recently announced it would transition its Earth Greens product line to the innovative peel-and-reseal packaging already used on its Garden Life product line. Misionero said... more »

Specialty crops industry not stopping for EU’s GMO ruling

A recent European Union high court ruling wasn't favorable for new gene-editing techniques, but specialty crop industry leaders in the U.S. and abroad see a future in new gene editing techniques. The Court Justice of the... more »

Organic Grower Summit plans second intensive education session

A second intensive educational session has been finalized for the annual Organic Grower Summit in Monterey, California “Sustainable Investing in Your Farming Future” will dive deep into the strategic and financial challenges growers, shippers and... more »

Management of SWD in berries topic of free guide book

If you’ve been growing berries for more than a couple of years, you’re no doubt aware that good growing and sanitation practices – such as keeping an open canopy, weeding regularly, rotating insecticides, harvesting frequently,... more »

USDA: Products aren’t organic if treated with listed substance

In a joint letter, linked below, to all Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act (PACA) licensees, the USDA Fair Trade Practices Program and National Organic Program remind U.S. importers that agricultural products treated with a substance prohibited... more »

Over 1,500 attend third annual Organic Produce Summit

Opportunities and challenges associated with e-commerce highlighted conversation at the third annual Organic Produce Summit (OPS) held in Monterey, California, July 11-12. The third annual OPS continued its impressive growth, with over 1,500 people in attendance... more »

Misionero expands organic greens product line

Leafy greens grower Misionero is expanding its organic Earth Greens product line to include Little Gems and Butter Lettuce varieties. The brand expands the product line in an effort to provide more options and flavor... more »

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