Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. has recalled Broccettes, the broccoli florets sold by Gold Coast Packing, due to potential E. coli contamination. Costco Wholesale Canada Ltd. has recalled Broccettes, the broccoli florets sold by Gold Coast Packing, due to potential E. coli contamination.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded its salmonellosis outbreak investigation focusing on papayas and now counts 109 illnesses. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has expanded its salmonellosis outbreak investigation focusing on papayas and now counts 109 illnesses.
Hugh Seelbach, secretary/treasurer for Springfield, Ill.-based Tom Lange Co., will retire this month after more than three decades with the company. Hugh Seelbach, secretary/treasurer for Springfield, Ill.-based Tom Lange Co., will retire this month after more than three decades with the company.
The global feed phytogenics market size is projected to reach US$769.5 million by 2021, at a CAGR of around 7.1% from 2016 to 2021. This is stated by the company MarketsandMarkets.
Beverly Flores, John Deere, North American Media Relations and Communications, John Deere Ag and Turf Division says she is attending the Ag Media Summit for Deere (first time) and she is looking forward to making relationships with the ag media representatives attending. When it comes to John Deere products she says the focus in what what they’re doing in the... Read More
Syngenta has brought their farmer-customers a farm management program through AgriEdge Excelsior. AgriEdge Excelsior delivers software, on-farm service and innovative products. We met up with Stacey Shaw, AgriEdge Specialist, Sygenta,...Show More Summary
Precision Laboratories has released an extensive upgrade to its Mix Tank app, available immediately for download on iTunes and Google Play. During the recent Ag Media Summit, we caught up with Jim Reiss, senior vice president of product development at Precision Labs. Show More Summary
College students with a passion for agriculture should register to be part of the Animal Agriculture Alliance’s 2017 College Aggies Online, a competition held each fall to encourage participants to share the story of agriculture. The U.S. Show More Summary
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) honored the latest winners of its agricultural engineering student achievement awards during the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers’ (ASABE) recent annual meeting. Show More Summary
A new report by Aarhus University has identified various causes for sow mortality on Danish farms – and also listed potential strategies to further reduce the mortality figures.
If hens are not fully able to stand, it could have one of these causes.
Note: We said goodbye to Stephanie at the beginning of July. We wish her well in her future endeavors. During the past two and a half years, I’ve had the opportunity to work on some fascinating issues — renewable energy, water quality, Farm Bill policy, and climate change. Show More Summary
New delivery requirements for Wal-Mart suppliers are part of the larger effort by the company to drive out cost so it can offer lower prices, analysts say. New delivery requirements for Wal-Mart suppliers are part of the larger effort by the company to drive out cost so it can offer lower prices, analysts say.
Wenatchee, Wash.-based Stemilt Growers recently began harvesting its organic peaches and nectarines and expects promotable volumes soon. The fruit will be ready for promotions in mid-August, and Stemilt suggests that stores carry large...Show More Summary
Six Northeast orchards that comprise the Eco Peach program now have fruit available at farm stands and supermarkets in the region. Six Northeast orchards that comprise the Eco Peach program now have fruit available at farm stands and supermarkets in the region.
More and more details are coming out about this year’s National Agri-Marketing Association Fall Conference. Here’s an announcement on one of the keynote speakers. Brian Carter is one of the fantastic keynote speakers that NAMA has lined up for Fall Conference this year. Show More Summary
I’ve been learning a lot about fungicides lately and got another lesson with Brent Neuberger, FMC Senior Technical Sales Manager, during the Ag Media Summit. Brent starts out explaining that farmers are starting to see some issues in soybeans with frogeye leaf spot which even includes resistance to some of the strobilurin products. Show More Summary
The Dutch poultry industry has been left reeling by a food scare that has seen almost 200 farms locked down and millions of eggs recalled because of an illegal use of insecticide.
CommonGround is hosting their 7th annual National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri this week. Members of the organization, which focuses on providing an opportunity for conversations between consumers and farmers, are celebrating seven years of success and planning for the future of the program. Show More Summary
Farm Dog, the leading pest and disease management platform for growers and agronomists, has completed the second stage of its integration with John Deere Operations Center. McFarlane will be adding a new model of Reel Disk, the Cobra. Show More Summary