Posts in Specialty Agriculture
Plants know when spring has arrived. Unfortunately, so do insects.
There are two great meetings coming up in April. Both are scheduled for the same week but are well worth your time if you're part of the citrus industry in Florida.
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services has a plan for pesticide disposal.
Florida's Commissioner of Agriculture has estimated the cost of Irma to Florida's farm sector at $2.5 billion.
Florida's citrus industry was hit hard by Hurricane Irma. This press release outlines Governor Scott's plan for recovery.
Increasing fruit production doesn't always involve some high-tech method. Sometimes it's the simple solutions that can make the difference.
A leaf analysis provides the most accurate indication of a plant's overall health. Here's some advice for collecting samples and interpreting test results from the lab.
Over the years I’ve seen an uptick in the levels of potassium requested by growers. Like many things in life, moderation usually leads to a more balanced outcome.