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Getting Cozy with "Zero Emissions"

By Chris Mosby

Cozy Acres Greenhouses in Maine is utilizing “Zero Emissions” technology in one of their greenhouses. Learn how it works and why it has Cozy Acres hopeful about its financial future. More

Knowing and stopping hungry caterpillars

By Raymond Cloyd

When it comes to caterpillars, knowing your enemy is important. More

Reach customers through a traceability solution

By Richard Jones

Implementing a full traceability solution can boost consumer and customer confidence. More

Shipping systems are nearly perfect

By Amanda Tomaini

Tracking software can improve your efficiency and your bottom line. Find out how inside. More

BMPs for growing profitability

By Neil Moran

Growers need to educate field operators, develop a nutrient plan and use appropriate fertilizer sources and formulations. Check out the other tips inside. More

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Delaware receives funding for fruit, veggie research

Nine different projects will be funded. More

South Africa turns to World Trade Organization in fruit dispute with the EU

The European Union is blocking the entry of citrus fruit into member nations, citing fungal disease black spot as the reason. More

Food security improving globally

A new report from the USDA's Economic Research Service judges food security based off two categories: food production and import capacity. More

Heliospectra AB's U.S. patent application approved

The patent focuses on LED light optimization and work efficiency processes. More

British Columbia expects fruit and veggie price spike

The California drought could send produce prices soaring. More

Kansas receives grants for fruit and veggie research

Together, the grants are worth a total of $300,000 for the Kansas Department of Agriculture. More

Water 'thermostat' could help engineer drought-resistant crops

By ScienceDaily

Researchers have found a gene that enables plants to sense changes in water availability and adjust water conservation machinery accordingly. More

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Growing strawberries in the winter

The University of Lincoln Extension discusses the benefits and difficulties of growing strawberries in the greenhouse. More

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