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10 things leafy greens producers are doing to keep food safe

In a year of unparalleled tragedies stemming from the pandemic to California wildfires, lettuce farmers in California and Arizona are taking action to... continue reading »


USDA-NIFA commits $14 million to research projects, more to come

To keep science discovery, innovation, and education moving forward, USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA) developed a serie... continue reading »


Starr Ranch Growers consolidates offices to Yakima, adds to sales team

Starr Ranch Growers consolidated offices in Yakima, Washington, and is growing its sales team. The new office, at 603 N, 39th Ave., in Yakima, will h... continue reading »


United Fresh’s LIVE! virtual event to become year-round resource

You never had to look far for the produce industry’s latest advancements in packaging, processing, products and more. They have been routinely front... continue reading »


Newtec has long history in produce sorting, grading

When Newtec constructed the first AI-based grading machine for potatoes in 1997, it was before: WiFi was introduced Facebook.com was registere... continue reading »


Dilution Solutions announces new peracetic acid control panel for wash water

Dilution Solutions has announced a new peracetic acid (PAA) control panel designed to minimize the spread of pathogens, such as E. coli and listeria, ... continue reading »


AgBiome organic-approved fungicide Howler now approved in California

AgBiome’s Howler fungicide was recently approved by the state regulators in California and New York, according to a news release from the company.... continue reading »


Valent U.S.A. opens facility in Northern California

Valent U.S.A. has opened a new state-of-the-art facility in San Ramon, California, called the North American Innovation Center (NAIC), that physically... continue reading »


European consumption attitudes mixed by country amid COVID

Throughout the current pandemic, awareness is growing among many people in Europe that the world must use resources more responsibly. However, acco... continue reading »


Duncan Family Farms eyes safety with irrigation water system upgrade

Goodyear, Arizona-based Duncan Family Farms, a leading family-owned, multi-regional grower of over 7,000 acres of certified organic produce, announced... continue reading »