Disease Control

UC Davis to use $6.2 million grant to help protect strawberries from disease

The federal government is awarding $6.2 million to the University of California, Davis to study how to use breeding and genetic information to protect... more »

Biotalys and Novozymes announce successful study of protein-based biofungicide

Biotalys, an agricultural technology (AgTech) company protecting crops and food with protein-based biocontrol solutions, and Novozymes, a world leader... more »

Decco’s organic option for apple storage

Decco, a leader in postharvest technologies, is now offering the only registered organic fungicide for apple storage. The company is touting Nexy a... more »

Keynote speaker named for Mid-Atlantic Fruit & Vegetable Convention

At the 2023 Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention, a grower entrepreneur will be the keynote speaker. The show has also released information on ... more »

Sweet organic success

Growing organics is a more intensive undertaking requiring ingenuity and even more dedication and perseverance than the Vidalia onions McLain Farms In... more »

BioSpectra biorational fungicide approved for organic use in U.S.

BioSpectra 100 SC is now listed by the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI) for organic use in the U.S., according to Pace International, a provi... more »

Project to look at farming system approaches to coffee leaf rust disease

The Organic Farming Research Foundation and the Foundation for Food & Agriculture Research have announced the first award for the 2021/22 OFRF org... more »

AgBiome’s Theia fungicide receives EPA approval

AgBiome Inc. announced its newest product, Theia fungicide, has received approval from the Environmental Protection Agency. Theia delivers broad spect... more »

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