Puerto Rico’s Biggest Ag Industry Looks to Wean Itself From Expensive Feed

“The consumers support this. I don’t think the people are against it in any way,” Perez said. Puerto Rican farmers noted the high price they receive, but also pointed out the high grain costs they pay for imported feed. Essentially 100% of the grain for dairies is imported. Gustavo Toledo, owner of Vaqueria Ceiba Del … Read more

Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA. — Fruit and vegetable growers will have an opportunity to dive deep into industry topics during presentations by Penn State experts at the Mid-Atlantic Fruit and Vegetable Convention, Jan. 31-Feb. 2 in Hershey. This three-day event is known as one of the premier grower meetings in the Northeast. Convention organizers expect 2,200 … Read more

Panda Guide releases 9th edition, boosting China’s agriculture industry

Ma Yi, Panda Guide’s chief operating officer and founder, speaks at a business event held by State-owned Sinochem Holdings Corp Ltd in September 2022. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn] Panda Guide, a professional evaluation platform of quality agricultural products supported by state-owned Sinochem Holdings Corp Ltd, released the list of quality Chinese agricultural products (2022) in … Read more