PA Beef Council Annual Meeting Welcomes New Leadership and National Perspectives

December 31, 2019 Pennsylvania Beef Council

The Pennsylvania Beef Council (PBC) Board welcomed one new director during their annual meeting held on Wednesday, December 18, in Bedford. Newly elected to the council’s board is Mike Knapp, PhD. Knapp resides in Somerset County and fills the Western Region beef seat.

House Plants Blossom Into Big Business for Startups

Welcome to plant parenthood, the growing trend of buying and caring for plants that have bloomed throughout social media with millions of house plant photos from succulents to spider plants tagged with hashtags like #PlantsofInstagram and #HouseofPlantlovers.

Ornamental Protected Agriculture Water Stewardship Standard Development Project Initiative

December 31, 2019 Flowers Canada Growers

Flowers Canada Growers (FCG) Inc. in partnership with the Canadian Ornamental Horticultural Alliance has applied for and obtained funding for the Ornamental Protected Agriculture Water Stewardship Standard Development Project initiative.

Rodri Studio Presents Legacy By Rodri 2019

December 31, 2019 Jet Fresh Flower Distributors

The Legacy by Rodri floral design workshop was designed to share a passion for flowers while enhancing the design skills of florists and event planners. Rodri Studio, international floral designer and event planner based in Miami, Fla. presented this 3-day event featuring a hands-on design workshop using fresh-cut flowers from Jet Fresh Flower Distributors.

Texas Farmers Watching Proposal to Increase Tariffs on French Cheese

December 31, 2019 CARLOS GARCIA, Spectrum News

Without international varieties on shelves, farmers worry retailers that also sell their domestic cheese could end up going out of business.