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Tips to Maximize Almond Yield in a Wet Year
California growers enjoyed some welcome rain this past winter, but because...
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Farmers Market Coalition Seeks Nominations for Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of the Farmers Market Coalition (FMC) is...
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Texas Organic-Production Study Explores Cover Crop Options
Related ATTRA Publication: Cover Crop Options for Hot and Humid AreasA...
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Stanford Study Reveals How Anaerobic Microsites Affect Soil's Carbon Dioxide Production
Soil research at Stanford University has shown that anaerobic microsites...
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In All Kinds of Weather, Florida Citrus Folk Stick Together
Florida Gov. Rick Scott has proposed a nearly $22 million investment in...
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$1.9M Investment in Crop Cuticle Care Company to Speed Up Production
Cultiva LLC, maker of Parka, a patented food-grade biofilm used to protect...
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Miller’s Guild customers infected with unusual Salmonella bug
The operational status of Miller’s Guild in Seattle is unclear as county...
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Egg man starts 3-month term as ‘responsible corporate official’
Austin “Jack” DeCoster On Thanksgiving eve, 83-year-old Austin...
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How Did the Modern Apple Come About?
Figure 1. The map of apple domestication along the Silk Road. Note that...
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Bay Area Food and Farm Resilience Strategies Outlined in Report
A new report from American Farmland Trust and Sustainable Agriculture...
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Hepatitis A outbreak reaches Kentucky; vaccine running low
Kentucky has become the fifth state to declare an outbreak of hepatitis A...
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New Englanders Want Local Produce to Maintain Local Farmland
Research from the University of New Hampshire shows that northern New...
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'Juliet' Apple Gains Popularity for Organic Production
Related ATTRA Publication: Apples: Organic Production GuideThe Juliet...
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How to Rise Among the Ranks at Your Farm Operation
Picture this: You’re a member of the rising generation on your farm. You’...
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Cultural connection to food has been lost
Becky Keim contributed to this article. Prior to European colonization...
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