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October 25, 2023
Avocado, tree fruit exec honored by IFPA women’s award

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) has named Raina Nelson, a well-known global tree fruit and produce industry figure, as the 2023 win... more »

October 24, 2023
Partnership of Corteva, Alveo to develop field disease diagnostics

Corteva Agriscience is partnering with Alveo Technologies to expand the offering of new eco-friendly molecular sensing and disease diagnostics technol... more »

October 23, 2023
Organic Grower Summit includes seed, AgTech sessions

An educational session on the changing landscape of ag technology for organic growers and a panel discussion on the challenges of organic seed product... more »

October 23, 2023
Produce distributor unveils ‘Organic is the Answer’ campaign

Organically Grown Co., an Oregon produce distributor, has created a public service announcement-styled campaign with calls to action for consumers and... more »

October 23, 2023
Request would expand allowed materials for organic compost

The Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) is seeking changes to the USDA’s National Organic Program that would update allowed compost feedstocks ... more »

October 19, 2023
IFPA supports organic ‘continuous improvement’ law

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) announced its support of the Continuous Improvement in Organic Standards Act (CIAO). The bill is... more »

October 19, 2023
Specialty Crop Farm Bill, organic group, endorse legislation

The Specialty Crop Farm Bill Alliance, a national coalition of more than 200 organizations, has endorsed nutrition and organic bills that cover policy... more »

October 19, 2023
Bipartisan bill aims to ensure organic industry advancement

Despite the chaos of the U.S. House of Representatives, a bipartisan effort is underway to ensure organic standards continuously evolve and improve. ... more »

October 18, 2023
Organic Grower Summit showcases power of research

The Organic Grower Summit will highlight research by the Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) and the University of California Organic Agricultu... more »

October 18, 2023
NCAE digs into ag labor issues at annual forum

The National Council of Agricultural Employers (NCAE) has released the agenda for its 10th Annual Ag Employer Labor Forum. The event is Nov. 29-Dec... more »

October 18, 2023
Moxxy Marketing offers USDA grant writing services

Moxxy Marketing has worked with multiple specialty crop commodity groups to submit applications and obtain funding through USDA Agricultural Marketing... more »

October 18, 2023
California Strawberry Commission releases sustainability ‘snapshot’

The California Strawberry Commission has released a report on sustainable practices being implemented throughout the industry. The commission calls... more »

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