Florida citrus: Hope in fight against greening

Jun 14, 2012 by The Packer
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. Cooperative efforts among growers to control the Asian citrus psyllid in 38 regions of Florida are beginning to pay dividends with lower populations of the pests, which spread citrus greening dise

Wal-Mart picks up Scottish spuds

Jun 13, 2012 by The Packer
Albert Bartlett's Rooster brand potatoes will be available for the first time in the U.S. this fall at Wal-Mart stores through a partnership with MountainKing Potatoes.

Ample labor supply anticipated in New Mexico

Jun 08, 2012 by The Packer
With a statewide unemployment rate having settled in at more than 7% over the last year nearly twice as high as it was five years ago in New Mexico, onion-grower-shippers there say they are confident they'll have en