Tomato yellow leaf curl virus is threatening the South Georgia crop this season and
much worse than in the past..
Farmers markets and vendors have greenhouse tomatoes, collards, carrots, pumpkins,
sweet potatoes, beans and much more.
Peach growers in California may soon have better tools for saving water.
Scientist Dong Wang is eval-uating whether infrared sensors and thermal technology
can help growers descide when to water San Joaquin Valley peaches.
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Virus threatens Georgia crop
Make yellow, red Irish spuds
When preparing an Irish potatoes dish, cooks may want to use potatoes of a different
As potato season approaches, anyone can prepare this simple side using white, yellow
and red potatoes.
New irrigation method studied
(Photo: Peggy Greb, USDA/
By Bobbie Whitehead
Posted May 19, 2013
Days after a federal honeybee health report release, preliminary survey results of
colony survival this past winter show nearly one-third of the managed hives died.
The Bee Informed Partnership, along with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Apiary
Inspectors, released a brief analysis of its seventh honeybee colony losses survey.
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