Florida researchers use fungus in HLB fight

Aug 02, 2018 by Chris Koger
Research at the University of Florida on citrus greening disease isn’t focused solely on helping trees fight the disease. Researchers also are attacking the source: the Asian citrus psyllid that spreads the disease.

Millennials Eat — Sweet Corn!

Jul 29, 2018 by Ashley Nickle
Amelia Freidline and Ashley Nickle discuss the produce age gap for sweet corn, which according to Fresh Trends research is purchased significantly more by older generations than by millennial consumers.

Dole: May the prizes be with you

Apr 06, 2018 by Amelia Freidline
Dole Food Co., Westlake Village, Calif., recently wrapped up its Unite for a Healthy Galaxy promotion tied to Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and announced prize-winners from a sweepstakes contest.

USDA funds target fruit pests

Mar 23, 2018 by Chris Koger
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is allocating about $70 million to support almost 500 projects across the U.S. to attack invasive plant pests and disease.