Sweet potato production has been blossoming in the U.S. over the last decade. More Florida farmers are considering this hot crop for the summer.
“Most of the oranges and grapefruit were not yet ready to be harvested,” said Brad Rippey, a USDA meteorologist. “So I’m afraid we’ll see a lot of green fruit that was tossed to the ground because of the storm winds.” Read moreRead More »
It’s been a miserable few years for Florida’s orange crop. And now to add insult to injury, California is gearing up to steal the sunshine’s state crown as the king of U.S. citrus production. Read moreRead More »