A growing number of Texas farmers say organic crop insurance abuse is an open secret.
Throughout much of the 2010s, the seed category had been steadily growing, gaining anywhere from 1% to 4% annually. During this time, the market share for the sector compared with all other crop inputs/services among CropLife 100 retailers stayed relatively steady as well, fluctuating between 12% and 15%. Read moreRead More »
“In the early years, most of our effort was really geared toward grower traits — yield, degree of netting, size, shape, maturity. That was really where the early genetic improvement was being made,” says melon breeder Bill Copes, in the demonstration garden of the international seed company HM Clause in[…]Read More »