Stevia First Corp. Reports on Momentum in California Stevia Production

California Stevia Production

Stevia First Corp., an agricultural biotechnology company based in California’s Central Valley growing region and focused on the industrial scale production of stevia, advised that the results from the 2014 growing season include significant advancements in the area of herbicide use in Stevia leaf production and continued momentum towards increasing U.S. production. During the 2014 … Read more

Keller’s Farmstand Grows in Chicagoland

Keller’s Farmstand Grows in Chicagoland

Although Illinois is best known for its vast corn and soybean fields, Keller’s Farmstand (http://www.kellersfarmstand.com), Oswego, Illinois, owned by Frank Keller IV, has brought the Keller farming operation full circle to include vegetable production. The business has revolved around the idea of a profitable operation based on the simple principle that local food is fresher … Read more

Guide to the Push-Pull Method

Push-Pull Method

Corn is one of the world’s major food crops, and with over 90 million acres of corn growing in almost every state, the United States is the world’s largest producer and exporter. – Push-Pull Method Yet, like so many important crops, corn has its nemesis: the stem borer moth. This pest devastates corn in stages. First … Read more