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Smith served vegetable council with distinction, confidence

Dave Smith retired as executive director of the Michigan Vegetable Council (MVC) on March 31, 2018. Greg Bird was selected as his successor and the MV... READ MORE »

Fruit, Vegetable 40 Under 40 class recognized for excellence

Agriculture professionals nominated by their peers for the impressive accomplishments of their young careers were honored in December 2018 by Fruit Gr... READ MORE »

Stabenow: Farm bill has Michigan on every page

U.S. Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Michigan, Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry praised the Dec. 11 release... READ MORE »

August 2018

Gotham Greens stays horizontal, relies on natural light Farm markets report prices, strategy Artichokes might work in Florida, scientist finds ... READ MORE »

UGA’s Bhabesh Dutta recognized with 40 under 40 honor

Bhabesh Dutta, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension vegetable plant pathologist, has been named to the first class of Fruit + Vegetable 40 Unde... READ MORE »

40 Under 40

  The Fruit + Vegetable 40 Under 40 Awards honor 40 outstanding individuals making their marks in the industry. These 40 young professi... READ MORE »

Growers develop mechanized lean-lower trellis device for tomatoes

A startup Michigan company is offering a back-saving device for easing down tomato vines that have grown to the top of the greenhouse. The Summit T... READ MORE »

Greens grower builds on shared wisdom of small farms

A small farm in Presque Isle, Michigan shows the organization and expertise available to a new farmer not afraid to seek out advice and try new techni... READ MORE »

Michigan marks agriculture’s contributions with special month

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has declared March as Michigan Food and Agriculture Month, to honor and celebrate the diversity and abundance provided by Mi... READ MORE »

Michigan Vegetable Council seeks new executive director

The Michigan Vegetable Council is searching for a new executive director. Dave Smith will retire as executive director of the council when his curr... READ MORE »

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