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April 19, 2024
Commentary: farm bill must pass to protect food supply

There are few times when Congress has the opportunity to take a single action that benefits every family in America. One of those opportunities is in ... more »

April 18, 2024
OPS keynote addresses shifting consumer demographics

Sherry Frey, vice president of total wellness at NielsenIQ, will be a featured speaker at the Organic Produce Summit. Frey's keynote speech, "Chang... more »

April 17, 2024
California expands ProBlad Verde fungicide use

Sym-Agro has announced that the California Department of Pest Registration has approved the expanded crop and disease uses of ProBlad Verde fungicide.... more »

April 17, 2024
Industry leaders support bipartisan ag labor group’s report

Industry leaders and associations applauded the House Committee on Agriculture’s bipartisan agriculture labor working group’s final report. The... more »

April 15, 2024
Biologicals provider Pro Farm achieves zero waste

Biologicals provider Pro Farm Group Inc. (ProFarm) has achieved Total Resource Use and Efficiency (TRUE) certification for its reduction of waste. ... more »

April 15, 2024
MSU grape spring meeting includes organic talk

Organic vineyard conversion is part of  Michigan State University Extension’s (MSU) grape spring kick-off meeting. The event is designed to help... more »

April 12, 2024
Michigan Fruit Management Guide released

Michigan State University (MSU) Extension has released its latest Michigan Fruit Management Guide. The Michigan Fruit Management Guide (E0154) from... more »

April 11, 2024
Rivulis provides irrigation advice

In the world of farming, investing in orchards and permanent crops is like planting seeds for long-term success — think a decade or even up to 50 ye... more »

April 10, 2024
USDA releases National Organic Program review

The USDA's National Organic Program (NOP) has published the 2023 annual peer review report and its response.    "As part of its commitment to co... more »

April 10, 2024
MSU offers free webinar on organic recordkeeping

Michigan State University is sponsoring a free webinar on recordkeeping for organic growers. The webinar is from noon to 1 p.m. Eastern April 19. R... more »

April 10, 2024
OFRF program supports farmer-led research

Tim and Becky Colby own Colby Farms, a 14-acre farm in Papillion, Nebraska, where they produce vegetables, fruits and some livestock products for thei... more »

April 9, 2024
Vidalia onions veteran joins G&R Farms

G&R Farms, which grows organic Vidalia onions, has added Rawls Neville as sales manager. A Vidalia onion industry veteran, Neville joined the t... more »

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