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Spanish fresh produce exports take a tumble

10:09 - Fri 21/11/2014

Spanish fresh produce association Fepex has revealed that the country's horticultural exports fell in both volume and value during September, when compared with the same month...

US: West Coast ports shutdown hurting growers

09:55 - Fri 21/11/2014

Congestion at West Coast ports is hurting growers’ ability to export fresh fruit, vegetables, and tree nuts all while the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) an...

Fruit and veg nursery games inspire children

09:43 - Fri 21/11/2014

Children who play games at nursery school involving fruit and vegetables are more likely to develop a taste for their greens and could kick-start a healthier diet late in life...

India: Efforts to keep veggies pesticide-free

09:40 - Fri 21/11/2014

In a bid to ensure that only pesticide-free vegetables are imported into Kerala, the government on Tuesday decided to form an authority headed by the Food Safety Commissioner ...

1,5 ha greenhouse for lettuce growers US

12:34 - Thu 20/11/2014

Tanimura & Antle, an open field grower from America, is to grow lettuce in Kubo greenhouses. Around the world most lettuce continues to be grown outdoors. Thanks to the po...

Kenya-EU flower exports face $6.7m in taxes

12:30 - Thu 20/11/2014

Flower and fruit exporters breathed a sigh of relief after officials in Brussels gave them a reprieve from new taxes that they feared would deal a severe blow to the...

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12:28 - Thu 20/11Cooperation Koppert with Urban Farmers (HortiBiz)

10:49 - Thu 20/11Horticulture a big winner in the AUS-China FTA (ABC Rural)

10:14 - Thu 20/11Salad vending machines coming to L.A. (Los Angeles Times)

10:10 - Thu 20/11Scientists try to bring back New Mexico chile (Here & Now)

10:01 - Thu 20/11NZ needs more horticulture professionals (NZ Farmer)

11:44 - Wed 19/11Rwanda looks for Dutch expertise (HortiBiz)

11:31 - Wed 19/11Steenks Service introduces its new website (Steenks Service)

11:30 - Wed 19/11Australian agriculture feeds about 60m people (Northern Star)

11:26 - Wed 19/11European air cargo exports on the up (The Loadstar)

11:24 - Wed 19/11Ethiopia to earn $371m from horti exports (Worldbulletin News)

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