Market Watch July 11, 2019
Growing Produce, a sister site to PrecisionAg at Meister Media Worldwide, serves as a top information source for specialty crop growers seeking information about production techniques, crop protection, farm management, new varieties, and more. Our readers are commercial fruit, vegetable, and citrus growers, as well as other allied professionals in specialty agriculture industry.
Market Watch July 2, 2019
By Growing Produce|July 2, 2019
New and ongoing tree-fruit research in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences received a boost with the recent awarding of funds totaling more than $261,000 by the State Horticultural Association of Pennsylvania and the Pennsylvania Apple Program. According to Bruce Hollabaugh and...
Market Watch May 15, 2019
By Growing Produce|May 15, 2019
What do you need to do or know about the latest technology for agriculture? What will it take to position yourself for success? These and other topics were part of the Produce Marketing Association’s (PMA) sixth Tech Knowledge conference...
Market Watch May 13, 2019
By Growing Produce|May 13, 2019
Reading this month’s cover story on the move to mechanize the apple industry, I couldn’t help but think of the irony that this year marks the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission, writes...
Market Watch May 30, 2018
By Growing Produce|May 30, 2018
If you’re into conspiracies, you might be interested to know that I have stumbled onto a doozy, writes David Eddy on GrowingProduce.com. And it looks like this one might extend all the way up into the highest reaches of...
In-Field Technologies February 17, 2017
By Growing Produce|February 17, 2017
Phil Asmundson is by no means a veteran viticulturist, writes David Eddy on GrowingProduce.com, but a half-dozen years ago, after watching his wife and business partner, Kim, auguring soil samples, he recalls turning to her and saying, “No offense,...