Crop Management

Why are my cucurbits wilting?

This season has been rough on cucurbit crops across the state and many growers are seeing cucurbits wilting in their fields. There are a number of dis... READ MORE »

United Fresh applauds introduction of Senate water relief act

United Fresh Produce Association strongly supports the introduction of the California Emergency Drought Relief Act, S. 1894, by Senators Feinstein and... READ MORE »

Funding will assist farm workers hurt by California drought

According to Lesley McClurg, a food and sustainability reporter at Capital Public Radio, new state and federal funding will provide relief for farm wo... READ MORE »

Jolene Brown to keynote farm marketing program at 2015 Great Lakes EXPO

Jolene Brown will make the keynote presentation for the farm marketing program at the 2015 Great Lakes Fruit, Vegetable and Farm Market EXPO, to be he... READ MORE »

BREAKING NEWS: House passes GMO labeling law

According to multiple sources, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a labeling law that “blocks any mandatory labeling of foods made with ge... READ MORE »

Onion weed control in a cool, wet year

Onion weed control always requires attention and effort, but in wet years it becomes very difficult to maintain clean fields. Weeds grow more rapidly ... READ MORE »

Regional IPM grants created benefits for western growers, agriculture

The Regional Integrated Pest Management competitive grants program, which ran from 1996 to 2013, created tools, models, training information and publi... READ MORE »

Reducing Water Use in Michigan — VGNtv

http://youtu.be/YZVh5-PPjVQ Erin Gerber, environmental engineer with Lakeshore Environmental in Grand Rapids, Michigan; and Tre Montroy, senior maint... READ MORE »

Protect strawberries from foliar diseases after renovation

The 2015 growing season has been rainy with generally moderate temperatures, conditions that are particularly conducive to fungal and bacterial diseas... READ MORE »

Better nutrient management with edge-of-field monitoring

A new edge-of-field monitoring program allows the USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service (NRCS) to work with farmers and conservation partners, su... READ MORE »


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