Disease Control

A map to success: FieldWatch highlights locations of organic crops, bees

An online mapping registry that allows organic growers and beekeepers to alert commercial pesticide applicators and neighbors who farm about sensitive... more »

Study shows costs, returns for California coastal organic strawberries

A new University of California study can show growers how to estimate costs and gauge potential returns for growing strawberries on California’s Cen... more »

Cornell plant disease scientist receives international honor

A Cornell University plant disease scientist has been honored for her work in improving crops. Maria Harrison is an adjunct professor in the sectio... more »

Wilbur-Ellis hosts California FFA leaders

A group of more than 50 members of the California FFA learned about career opportunities in food production and agriculture through a tour of Wilbur-E... more »

California strawberry meeting tackles pests, disease, tech

California strawberry growers and industry members gathered in early May for the California Strawberry Commission’s (CSC) Production Research meetin... more »

Hybrid fungicide Regev field tested

Summit Agro has completed a series of 163 replicated field trials across the U.S. to evaluate the efficacy of Regev "hybrid" fungicide. These field... more »

Precision spraying firm adds staffer

Noah Sanders has joined Smart Apply, creator of the Smart Apply Intelligent Spray Control System for high-value specialty crops, as regional sales dir... more »

Soil treatment helps organic strawberry growers

Troubled by puny plants, low yields and persistent mite problems, third-generation Southern California strawberry grower Glen Hasegawa was ready to gi... more »

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