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    Bipartisan CITRUS Act to save threatened industry

    Rep. Tom Rooney, R-Okeechobee, announced Thursday that he has introduced the bipartisan CITRUS Act, a bill developed with grower input that will help expedite the delivery of the economic assistance needed in the short-term to save the U.S. domestic citrus industry. Joined by Rep. David Valadao, R-California, and Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Texas,...

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    Tomato prices exploding in parts of India

    Tomato prices breached the Rs 100 per kg-mark in Mumbai and Delhi on Tuesday due to severe shortage of supply. In Mumbai, prices of tomatoes have shot up to Rs 150 a kg in the retail market while in Ahmedabad and Delhi it is around Rs 100 per kg. The lack of...

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    Dole Farm in Chile Receives Rainforest Alliance Certification

    WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif.–(Business Wire)–Dole Food Company announced today that the Huelquen Farm has been successfully audited to the Sustainable Agriculture Network Standard and is now Rainforest Alliance Certified™. Huelquen Farm, located in Paine, Chile, grows 100 hectares of grapes under the Dole label as well as private labels. Huelquen Farm mixes traditional...

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    Berry Farmer wants the next Farm Bill to promote the future of agriculture

    Gary Wishnatzki, owner of Wish Farms® – Florida berry grower and a leader in the U.S. agricultural...

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    Can This Irrigation Startup Help Growers Thrive During Droughts To Come?

    In the world of irrigation technology, one eight-year old startup is rising to the top of the competitive pack. Denver-based SWIIM System – formally known as the Sustainable Water and Innovative Irrigation Management System – has software that creates a crop-water budget based on data collected over 60 times an hour and...

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    Zespri opens new pan-American office in California, growing sales

    It was an all-New Zealand affair in Orange County, California today as Zespri officially opened its regional...

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    AgroPress seeks Advertising Sales Representative for Agriculture Magazine

    We are looking for a sales representative in your area for two of the world leading global agriculture magazines: The Fruit World (fresh produce) and The Clipper (nuts and dried fruit).  You work independently and commission-based. Locations: California, Florida, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Spain, Italy, France, Canada, Argentina, Chile, Peru AgroPress offers an extremely beneficial commission system. The company...

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    Fungicide shows good results against banana nematodes

    For Costa Rica, the world’s third largest banana exporter, this “hidden enemy” is a major threat — apart from being a major export earner for the nation, the fruit is responsible for over 100,000 jobs. Gil De Diego Salas, director of Calinda Farm, employs 210 staff and exports 20 million kilograms of...

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    Strawberry farmers could improve their crops with new technology developed in England

    Strawberry farmers could improve their income by nearly £400,000 over three years with new water-saving technology developed...

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    Photovoltaic hydroponic vegetable greenhouse deal announced

    ANAHEIM, Calif., July 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Greengro Technologies, Inc. (OTC:GRNH), one of the fastest growing companies in the emerging indoor agriculture technology industry, today announced that its majority-owned subsidiary Biodynamics, LLC, Akron, Ohio, has been awarded a contract to sell a branded photovoltaic (PV) solar glass hydroponic vegetable greenhouse as part of a...

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