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GrubMarket spurs transition to organic

In early 2023, GrubMarket announced its Sustainable California initiative, which aims to bolster agricultural sustainability and promote stronger food... more »

Stemilt’s West Mathison named Apple Person of the Year

West Mathison, president and CEO of Stemilt Growers for 19 years, is the 2024 Apple Citizen of the Year. The Washington State Apple Blossom Festiva... more »

Northern San Joaquin Valley grower workshop scheduled

Growers can benefit from an upcoming University of California Cooperative Extension-Stanislaus County (UCCE) workshop that provides information on wat... more »

D’Arrigo celebrates Andy D’Arrigo’s 100th birthday

Andy D’Arrigo, the face behind D’Arrigo Bros. Co. of California’s legacy and company logo, is celebrating his 100th birthday. On Feb. 1, 1924... more »

Growers group sets policy agenda

The American Farm Bureau Federation in late January wrapped up its 105th Annual Convention in Salt Lake City by approving policy changes to guide the ... more »

Growers invited to participate in drone workshop

The University of Arizona (UA) is scheduling a workshop designed to help growers considering using drones. The Easy Drone Use for Better Farms Work... more »

Organic strawberries available but limited

As Valentine’s Day approaches, which is a heavy demand holiday for strawberries, there are organic strawberries available — but they are highly pr... more »

WSU survey focuses on pear phenology practices

Washington State University researchers are asking for input from pear growers and others in the industry for an annual survey on pear management prac... more »

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