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  • William Stoneman United States, Wisconsin, McFarland

    Business Title: WF Stoneman Company LLC
    Job Title: Managing Director
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Organic, Marketing

    Trevis Stone United States, South Carolina, Townville

    Interests: Cotton, Marketing

    Blockchain & the Future of Fruits & Vegetables Supply Chain

    By Ammar Alshami

    Published 8 months ago

    Blockchain and Supply of fruits & vegetablesFruits and vegetables are one of the integral ingredients in a common day food. With its increase in demand and the subsequent challenge of fruit spoilage and loss, it's really vital to keep an eye on the future of the supply and demand for fruit and vegetables. For making up the equilibrium between the supply and demand of fruit and vegetable, limiting the fruit from spoilage and gaining most out of this business there are some techniques that can be followed in the future... Proper management of data is vital for the preservation of fruit and vegetables. Use of technology like bar code scanner and modern warehouse software can also facilitate in getting an idea about the current state and quantity of fruit and vegetables...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    The Future of Fruit Farming: MD2 Pineapple

    By Jenny Hoo

    Published 6 days ago

    The questions is, why is this MD2 pineapple so popular?Pineapple is known to contain highest amount of vitamin C among all various types of fruits... This means that in the long term, even though under usual circumstances normal pineapple breed would bear fruit in 6-8 months, by taking 16 months of MD2 pineapple production cycle in count, MD2 would bear 4 fruits in 16 months compared to 2 for normal pineapple breed... Valleser in his paper titled “Planting Density Influenced the Fruit Mass and Yield of ‘Sensuous’ Pineapple”, he compared the effects of planting density on the fruit mass and the yields of the fruit in different densities... Similarly, for MD2 pineapple, planting densities above 70,000 plants per hectare produces highest yields but on average, yields were 62,594 plants per hectare and the fruit weights between 1... Meanwhile, for MD2 variety, the major producer is Costa Rica and Brazil for fresh pineapple, while Philippines carries both fresh fruit and canned fruit for export and Thailand and Indonesia produces MD2 pineapple in can for export as well[5]...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Specialty/Vegetable

    Winston Blackman Barbados, Saint Michael, Bridgetown

    Interests: Poultry, Hogs, Goats, Sheep

    Christopher Keen United States, TX, Plano

    Business Title: Coats Agri-Aloe, LLC.
    Job Title: Sales Representative
    About: Bilingual: English/Spanish. Currently in charge of sales and marketing in Europe and Africa. I oversee testing, adherence to protocols and adapting protocols for different crops.
    Interests: Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Dairy, Cover Crops, Organic, Agribusiness, Fruit, Biostimulants

  • William Stoneman United States, Wisconsin, McFarland

    Business Title: WF Stoneman Company LLC
    Job Title: Managing Director
    Interests: Corn, Soybeans, Specialty/Vegetable, Grain Sorghum, Beef Cattle, Dairy, Poultry, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Organic, Marketing

    Trevis Stone United States, South Carolina, Townville

    Interests: Cotton, Marketing

    Winston Blackman Barbados, Saint Michael, Bridgetown

    Interests: Poultry, Hogs, Goats, Sheep

    Christopher Keen United States, TX, Plano

    Business Title: Coats Agri-Aloe, LLC.
    Job Title: Sales Representative
    About: Bilingual: English/Spanish. Currently in charge of sales and marketing in Europe and Africa. I oversee testing, adherence to protocols and adapting protocols for different crops.
    Interests: Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Dairy, Cover Crops, Organic, Agribusiness, Fruit, Biostimulants

    Dudink's Garden Canada, British Columbia, Nanaimo

    Interests: Specialty/Vegetable, Organic, Marketing, Agribusiness, Fruit

  • EXPORT&IMPORT GROUP

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    Fruits and vegetables export and import, trade support, agribusiness
    Interest: Corn, Cotton, Peanuts, Soybeans, Wheat, Specialty/Vegetable, Rice, Canola, Grain Sorghum, Cover Crops, Ag Issues in Washington, Organic, Marketing, Agribusiness

  • Blockchain & the Future of Fruits & Vegetables Supply Chain

    By Ammar Alshami

    Published 8 months ago

    Blockchain and Supply of fruits & vegetablesFruits and vegetables are one of the integral ingredients in a common day food. With its increase in demand and the subsequent challenge of fruit spoilage and loss, it's really vital to keep an eye on the future of the supply and demand for fruit and vegetables. For making up the equilibrium between the supply and demand of fruit and vegetable, limiting the fruit from spoilage and gaining most out of this business there are some techniques that can be followed in the future... Proper management of data is vital for the preservation of fruit and vegetables. Use of technology like bar code scanner and modern warehouse software can also facilitate in getting an idea about the current state and quantity of fruit and vegetables...

    Categories: Agribusiness

    The Future of Fruit Farming: MD2 Pineapple

    By Jenny Hoo

    Published 6 days ago

    The questions is, why is this MD2 pineapple so popular?Pineapple is known to contain highest amount of vitamin C among all various types of fruits... This means that in the long term, even though under usual circumstances normal pineapple breed would bear fruit in 6-8 months, by taking 16 months of MD2 pineapple production cycle in count, MD2 would bear 4 fruits in 16 months compared to 2 for normal pineapple breed... Valleser in his paper titled “Planting Density Influenced the Fruit Mass and Yield of ‘Sensuous’ Pineapple”, he compared the effects of planting density on the fruit mass and the yields of the fruit in different densities... Similarly, for MD2 pineapple, planting densities above 70,000 plants per hectare produces highest yields but on average, yields were 62,594 plants per hectare and the fruit weights between 1... Meanwhile, for MD2 variety, the major producer is Costa Rica and Brazil for fresh pineapple, while Philippines carries both fresh fruit and canned fruit for export and Thailand and Indonesia produces MD2 pineapple in can for export as well[5]...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Organic, Specialty/Vegetable

    A New Era of Farm Employees: Farm Technicians vs. Farm Hands?

    By Gregory Heilers

    Published 1 years, 4 months ago

    Traditional agricultural skills that made civilization possible are still alive and in use today. At the same time, hundreds of farm technician job listings across the US, and the rise of precision agriculture and software, clearly evidence the need for technologically-savvy farm technicians in the 21st century agricultural industry. It’s no surprise that tech-friendly millennials interested in farming are encouraged by these developments, which may make farming less labor intensive than in generations past. Technology may even be the antidote to a number of ills plaguing modern agriculture, which have led to a drastic decrease in the number of farms across the United States... ” He also cited Wes Jackson’s Altars of Unhewn Stone: Science and the Earth, which highlights traditional farming methods as solutions to contemporary agricultural problems...

    5 reasons to choose chitosan oligosaccharide in organic agriculture

    By Darren Chan

    Published 8 months ago

    In the application of agricultural production, chitosan oligosaccharides not only make crops grow better and robust, but also has obvious effects in stress resistance and pest resistance. Numerous studies have shown that chitosan oligosaccharides can induce broad-spectrum resistance, enhance the plant’s own defense ability, inhibit the growth of a variety of plant pathogenic microorganisms, and it is non-toxic and can be microbial degradation, and will not pollute the environment. This makes it an important role in agricultural production as a new type of green production. 1... They can root and promote stems, shorten stems, and grow vigorously, which is conducive to nutrients to maximize the supply of fruits...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Irrigation, Organic

    We are seeking investment opportunities in Agriculture.

    By Robert Morgan

    Published 1 years, 3 months ago

    Agrilend has been in business for over 24 years, first registered as Servicios Financieros de Agricultura, S. A. in Colombia it extended its growth incorporating two other entities controlled by the Colombian Parent company to be domiciled in The United States of America, the first being Agriculture Services & Supply, Inc registered as a for profit corporation in Florida in November 1, 1994 and then its financing lending operation Agricultural Mortgage Company of America, LLC License Number ML0100663 incorporated in May 1rst of 2001. Agrilend let its Commercial Lending license to expire in August 31, of 2002 to assume more the business model utilized in Private Equity and not just restricted to the banking regulations of commercial lending... Grains, Corn, Wheat, Soybeans, Rice, Crops, Fruits, and Vegetables approximated at 10%...

    Secrets you don't know about seaweed fertilizer

    By Darren Chan

    Published 3 months ago

    Seaweed fertilizer is a biological fertilizer produced by scientific processing of marine plant seaweed as the main raw material. The main component is the natural biological active material extracted from seaweed. Most seaweed can grow to lengths of over 50 meters. Trace elements found in organic seaweed fertilizers include magnesium, potassium, zinc, iron and nitrogen—all of which are beneficial to plants... Reducing little leaves、yellow leaves、arbuscular、fruit shrink and other diseases occurrence caused by nutrient deficiency...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Specialty/Vegetable, Wheat

    Best way to control powdery mildew on grape plant

    By Darren Chan

    Published 11 months ago

    If you grow grapes,you may reaching to see a white powdery substance on the grape leaves. It’s the grape powdery mildew... The disease seems as a whitish-gray powdery coating on the leaves or fruit caused by plant mycelium and conidia on the surface of the plant... powdery mildew infects leaves, shoots, bark and developing fruit on grapevines, releasing spores in spring throughout heat, wet conditions... Prune grapevines once hard frosts are over, cutting away all canes except one or two young, unfruited canes eight to ten buds long on either side of the grape trunk...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Canola, Organic

    New chance for Nematicides Market

    By Darren Chan

    Published 5 months ago

    Market InterpretationNematicides helps in securing crops from nematodes as well as various other soil-dwelling pests... They also focus on the development of organic nematicides which is aimed at sustaining the growing need for natural vegetables and fruits... On the basis of application, the global nematicides market had divided into fruits and vegetables, cereals & pulses, oilseeds & grains, and others. Among these, the product for the vegetables and fruits is expected to catch grower’s eyes. Its growth can be owe to the increasing demand for organic fruits & vegetables...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Corn, Wheat

    Nuisance Lawsuits are Taking a Bite Out of Big Pork

    By Maria Dampman

    Published 1 years, 1 month ago

    In 1611, William Aldred took his neighbor to court. Thomas Benton was being sued for “erecting a hogstye so near the house of the plaintiff that the air thereof was corrupted. ” In common language, the pigs stank, making it impossible for Aldred to enjoy his home which, in his words, had become “unbearable to live in. ” The courts sided with Aldred, saying the odor was “depriving him of his dignity” and therefore, a violation of his rights... In an interview with Rolling Stone Magazine published in 2006, Leuter, the CEO of Smithfield Foods was not even remotely concerned when cited for violations of the Clean Water Act...

    Categories: Hogs

    Top 4 ways to stimulate root growth

    By Darren Chan

    Published 2 weeks ago

    Importance of healthy rootsFirst, they anchor the plant in place, resisting the forces of wind and running water or mudflow. Secondly, the root system takes in oxygen, water and nutrients from the soil, to move them up through the plant to the stems, leaves, and blooms. where they can interact with sunlight to produce sugars and energy for the plant. Last but not least, scientists have recently discovered that roots actually secrete compounds that affect the microorganisms in the soil, which can help protect the plants from disease and encourage it to absorb nutrients from the soil... And promotes root growth, flowering, and fruit set...

    Categories: Agribusiness, Dairy, Organic

  • Posted By Pee Dee Crop Producer Reports
    2 years, 10 months ago

    http://newsstand.clemson.edu/mediarelations/meticulous-search-concludes-no-pox-in-south-carolina-peaches/

    Posted By Ag Sustainability And Innovation
    2 years, 11 months ago

    Smart & Connected Agrifood: Beyond Precision Agriculture

    Authors: Tod D, Williams R, Johnstone P

    Publisher: Zenodo

    Illustration Photo: A handheld GPS device, which is one of the central technologies in a new CIAT project on site-specific agriculture. The Colombia-based initiative will collect, process and aggregate information on the planting decisions of hundreds of the country's fruit farmers to help them make the best choices. (credits: Neil Palmer (CIAT) / Flickr Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 2.0 Generic (CC BY-SA 2.0))

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    Posted By Accidental Agronomist
    2 years, 7 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/i-have-a-dirty-mind-

    Posted By Darren Chan
    7 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/chitosan-amp-mycorrhiza-complement-each-other-for-soil-healthy

    Posted By Payal Deshmukh
    7 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/agricultural-drones-their-role-in-agricultural-purposes

    Posted By Miriam Pflug
    8 months ago

    Fruit & Vegetable Continuing Education at the 7th Annual, SC AgriBiz & Farm Expo
    January 23-24, 2019
    The expo will offer two general sessions and four educational tracks during the 2019 Expo. The tracks are: field crops, fruits and vegetables, livestock and women in agriculture. For anyone growing produce, the fruit and vegetable track will offer valuable information. Throughout both days, specific sessions will explore various components of production, marketing, and long-term success. Speakers represented consist of: An extensive variety of Clemson University Staff, as well as Lonnie Kelley with Food Lion; NC State Ext Agent, Bruce McLean; Dave Kowert and Thomas McNeil of NextTrack Consulting just to name a few. Lots happening in the Fruit & Vegetable Track--hope to see you soon.
    Admission is free and no registration required.  

    Posted By Irrigation
    1 years, 3 months ago

    https://www.farmanddairy.com/top-stories/how-to-choose-the-right-irrigation-system/493616.html

    Posted By Garrett Smith
    1 years, 4 months ago

    any information about  Blight on fruit trees and vegetables.

    Posted By Farmers Under Forty
    1 years, 4 months ago

    http://www.growingproduce.com/fruits/5-farm-tractor-maintenance-tips-summer/

    Posted By Vegetable Production
    1 years, 5 months ago

    https://agfuse.com/article/profit-per-ways-to-think-about-measure-and-factors-that-impact-fruit-and-vegetable-profits