Category: Vegetables

Vegetables

Sakata Releases New Third-Party Sensory Analysis Results; New Golden Beet

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Over the past decade, Sakata Seed America has steadily risen to the top of the beet game with genetics that provide great yield and consistency in …

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Grimmway Farms: Producing Consistent Carrots Twice a Year

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The carrot business is all about consistent quality. Provide a predictable, high-quality product and you’ll never have to worry about a market. Getting to that sweet …

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Getting to the Root of Good Carrot Production

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Producers who expect to sell mass quantities of carrots to stores for a profit can glean tips on how to help them grow the best carrots …

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Carrots and Other Veggies—the Real Rock Stars!

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If you haven’t picked up on anything from our January issue, we have been trying a few new things. One of them is the rollout of …

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2016 Named International Year of Pulses

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The UN declared 2016 as the International Year of Pulses (IYP). Pulses are edible grain legumes – think pinto, kidney, garbanzo, lentils, and peas. The UN …

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TOP Builds Setup for Simulation Preservation Processes

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TOP bv has built a setup for simulating almost all possible pasteurization and sterilization processes under various process conditions. This setup makes it possible to test the impact of …

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Fortified Against Blindness

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Vitamin A deficiency is the leading cause of preventable blindness in children. It also increases the risk of disease and death from severe infections, according to …

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Learning About Leek Moth

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Adult leek moths are speckled brown, white and black with a white spot halfway down the outer wings and measure about 3/8 inch long. They are …

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From Potatoes to Mustard Greens

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Dale Gies says of growing mustard greens,” We didn’t start this project to eliminate the use of chemicals. It was thought that it could help, but …

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Bringing Up Baby Potatoes

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Bringing a new crop to market can be difficult for a farmer or even a group of farmers. However, a group of potato growers along the …