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New NCAE webinar on DOL’s ‘Farmworker Protection’ rule

May 27

The National Council of Agricultural Employers (NCAE) has the next installment of its educational webinar series ready for you to view. The “Detangling the Department of Labor’s ‘Farmworker Protection’ Rule” webinar will focus on the... more »

Driving improved yields in cannabis

May 27

Fluence, a provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and food production, released the results or its partnership with California cannabis cultivator Clade9. In the first grow cycle under Fluence LEDs, Clade9 experienced... more »

IFPA gives a peek at Washington Conference

May 24

The International Fresh Produce Association (IFPA) is getting everything in order for its annual Washington Conference, taking place in the first week of June.  The event promises to be focused on advocacy, networking and industry... more »

Mucci Farms expands operations with acquisition of Hacienda North Farms

May 24

Mucci Farms, an industry-leading grower and marketer of fresh fruits and vegetables, announced it has acquired Hacienda North Farms, a 160-acre state-of-the-art greenhouse facility located in Coatsworth, Ontario. Mucci Farms is part of the newly... more »

Star Roses and Plants wins sustainability awards

May 23

Star Roses and Plants, a genetics company involved directly in breeding roses, edibles, perennials and woody plants, has announced two of its top-performing roses won awards from The American Rose Trials for the Sustainability (A.R.T.S.)... more »

Dümmen Orange welcomes new CEO

May 23

Dümmen Orange has appointed Anthony Christiaanse as its new CEO. Christiaanse succeeds Hugo Noordhoek Hegt, who had led Dümmen Orange since 2019. Noordhoek Hegt will remain closely involved with the company as a member of... more »