Heavy rains from the remnants of Hurricane Ida in early September raised the risk of splitting damage for Pennsylvania apple growers.
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The Environmental Protection Agency on Aug. 18 issued a final rule banning all food uses of the pesticide chlorpyrifos. Read more
Russell Redding celebrates Produce Month by honoring Pennsylvania’s produce growers and the passion, kindness and generosity that motivates them. Read more
The National Farmers Organization applauds the Biden administration’s Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy for bringing attention rising prices in the seed industry. Read more
Virginians might need to wait a little longer for a fresh slice of watermelon this summer, but they can still expect a flavorful fruit. Read more
Story Farm in Catskill, N.Y., has diversified its operation over the years, but one thing has remained the same: It’s still a family-run farm. Read more
Instead of caring for a 100-head herd of milkers and young stock, Glenda and Leroy Newswanger now care for hundreds of berry plants — along with a few other ag enterprises. Read more