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Organics must modernize

Mar 24, 2017 by Ag Professional
Hydroponic fresh produce growers who label their products as certified organic continue to operate in an anxious existence, and that's a shame.

Encourage ideas from employees

Mar 15, 2017 by Ag Professional
British novelist Penelope Fitzgerald once said, "The important thing is that a new idea should develop out of what is already there so that it soon becomes an old acquaintance."

EWG leaves its own residue

Mar 10, 2017 by Ag Professional
The Environmental Working Group released the 2017 edition of the "Shopper's Guide to Pesticides in Produce," also known as the "Dirty Dozen," to more of a fizzle than fanfare.

Revised Dirty Dozen list panned

Mar 09, 2017 by Ag Professional
The Environmental Working Group has again released a version of its Dirty Dozen list, prompting industry objections that the list has been discredited by scientists, is not based upon risk and has now been shown to poten

Prewrite your Easter schedule

Mar 07, 2017 by Ag Professional
The late comedian George Carlin took some good-natured jabs at terms that began with "pre." As in preboarding. "What is that?" he asked. "Boarding a plane before you get on a plane?"