Growers interested in financial and technical assistance are encourage to apply for USDA's Environmental Quality Incentives Program. more »
Great American Media Services, the award-winning publisher of leading B2B agriculture magazines Fruit Growers News, Vegetable Growers News, Spudman, Produce Processing and Organic Grower, is expanding... more »
BioTEPP Inc., a Canadian biotech company, recently received registration from the California Environmental Protection Agency (CalEPA) for its Virosoft CP4, a biopesticide used to control codling moth ... more »
In 2019, California’s farms and ranches received more than $50 billion in cash receipts for their output. This represents a slight increase over reported cash receipts for 2018.
According to a ... more »
After careful evaluation, the pear industry is releasing the first official estimate of the 2020-21 fresh pear crop for Washington and Oregon.
According to a news release, pear growers and producers ... more »
USDA announced Aug. 11 that additional commodities are covered by the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program in response to public comments and data. Additionally, USDA is extending the deadline to apply... more »
California farms, ranches and agricultural businesses will suffer billions of dollars in COVID-19-related losses this year.
According to an economic study released June 24, the state’s agricultural... more »
Ten University of California Cooperative Extension academics, including noted pear expert Rachel Elkins, are set to retire July 1.
Elkins, UC Cooperative Extension pomology farm advisor for Lake a... more »
As of June 15, USDA had allocated nearly $2.9 billion of $16 billion in direct payments as part of its Coronavirus Food Assistance Program.
Specialty crops continue to lag other sectors of the agricu... more »
To better connect with the snacking category’s core consumers, Naturipe Snacks is unveiling a refreshed look and new products at the United Fresh LIVE! online expo and conference starting June 15.
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