As they have reduced reliance on Di-Syston, growers
have increased the spread of other insecticides, including Dimethoate, Lindane and Asana, all slightly or moderately toxic chemicals.
In 1959, Colombia's coffee growers
introduced the image of a smiling Juan Valdez and his mule, Conchita, to the public.
The conclusion is apparently strengthened in the IRS's view by the fact that a grower
that patronizes more than one of the three members is still limited to a single vote.
were out salvaging what they could over the weekend, Laird said.
Other factors that were found to generate grower
satisfaction include higher numbers of processing firms available as buyers, lower percentages of the apple crop sold as processed apples, fewer times selling to processing firms without an agreed-upon price, lower percentage of the fresh apple crop from packing house culls and membership in an apple processing cooperative that meets members' marketing needs.
But, alas, things have been difficult for arabica growers
The survey confirmed that corn growers
are practicing good stewardship and properly following Insect Resistance Management (IRM) requirements to help avoid corn insect pests, such as the European corn borer, from developing resistance to Bt corn.
Precision Agriculture will someday soon allow a grower
the ability to place seed and chemical inputs in precise locations in order to improve grain yield, grain quality, and reduce off-site environmental impacts," said Illinois corn grower
Leon Corzine, a National Corn Growers
Association board member.
The fact is that growth, even double-digit growth, is possible in virtually any industry (see chart on following page) - if the growers
themselves have found the way to unleash their potential.
How Saatchi & Saatchi and Blue Diamond Growers
Each year, our growers
and winemakers work hard to deliver intensely concentrated flavors and unique character that has come to be associated with Barossa Valley Estate, and this year is no different.
In advance of the product's launch, we held two summits with prominent nematologists, where they helped us properly position the product and set realistic grower