Technology and equipment

Replacing labor with technology

By |May 10th, 2016|

It can be a challenge for small growers with limited budgets.

Ag tech

By |May 10th, 2016|

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A new educational program in Yakima, Washington, aims to meet the growing need for agricultural equipment technicians who have the

Cornell starts up new solar project

By |May 10th, 2016|

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Cornell University’s new Sutton Road Solar Farm is online.

The 2-megawatt energy facility, which was built to offset nearly 40 percent

Better ways to spray

By |May 1st, 2016|

Five tips from sprayer training workshop can help limit your pesticide drift.

Paul Bavaro, a young grower from Escalon, California

By |April 30th, 2016|

Paul is a fourth-generation peach grower who’s been working with his father, Frank, on mechanization trials to help reduce labor costs and improve fruit quality.

A spray-plus education (Video)

By |April 29th, 2016|

Farm worker teaching team leads the nation in preparing workers for safe use of pesticides.

Not your grandpa’s weather vane

By |April 27th, 2016|

New fruit models, seamless data boost Michigan’s Enviro-weather system.

Soil-mapping tools available to growers

By |April 22nd, 2016|

High-tech mapping

Soil tests tell growers what they need to know

By |April 20th, 2016|

Soil gets a closer look

Planting frenzy

By |April 19th, 2016|

Properly preparing the soil can help new plantings thrive.

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