Fighting GMO labeling initiatives on a state-by-state basis is unsustainable, but Cathleen Enright believes consumer-facing, genetically engineered fruits and vegetables could help the technology find popular acceptance.
Tomra Sorting executive vice president and head of sorting Dr. Volker Rehrman saidthat Tomra’s sorting business achieved order intake in the first half of this year well above that in the initial six months of 2013.
During the week of August 26, the National Potato Council led a delegation of 19 U.S. Environmental Protection Agency staff on a crop tour of New Jersey’s potato-growing region.
On September 20th, 2014, the residents of Eagle Idaho intend to set a new Guinness World Record for pounds of French fries served. The present record is held by Essex, United Kingdoms, at 987 pounds, 10 ounces.
For many growers the threat of late blight may be past. However, if late blight is present in your area and you still have green vines, then fungicide applications should continue.
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