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Preventing the Spread of Airborne Diseases at Greenhouses

The floriculture team at Michigan State University Extension, in cooperation with the National Pesticide Safety Education Center (NPSEC), has developed employee training videos for the prevention of…

From  Jeremy J Jubenville on June 15th, 2021 28 plays 0  

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Chalmers Carr, owner of Titan Farms, South Carolina discusses ag labor issues associated with the H2A program, This is a presentation from the 2021 Michigan Spring Peach Meeting, cosponsored by…

From  William W Shane on March 15th, 2021 1 plays 0  

Mechanical planter impact on smallholder women farmers

Hand planting of maize and other crops is traditionally a task relegated to women and children in developing countries. A mechanical planter eased the burden of women farmers and allowed them to…

From  Timothy M Harrigan on January 25th, 2021 9 plays 0