The fall/winter growing season was a tough one for Florida’s specialty crop producers, many of whom left crops in the ground because of too much product and prices that fell below the cost of production.
We read a lot these days about Russia — its meddling in American elections, its intervention in Syria, its invasion of neighboring Ukraine. We read less about Russia’s agricultural exports. They make few headlines. Read moreRead More »
(December 6, 2017) Agricultural authorities in China are speeding up the phaseout of highly toxic pesticides, announcing Dec. 5 that another 10 pesticides will be eliminated by the end of 2022. China will ban the production and use of aldicarb, phorate, and isocarbophos by the end of 2018; ethoprop, omethoate, methyl[…]Read More »