Vegetable farms

Hot, smoky summer suffocates staple crops

Since Tryg Koch started his business, Heritage Custom Farming, in Kalispell 18 years ago, growing crops such as winter wheat, spring wheat and canola, he says this has been his third worst year. harvest of history. Kalispell experienced record heat over the summer, averaging 3.9 degrees warmer than normal and …

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TOMRA Fresh Food will unveil a new singular stunt – ‘a game changer that will revolutionize the cherry industry’

Fruit attraction 2021 TOMRA Fresh Food will unveil its revolutionary new Cascade Singulator for cherry separation at Fruit Attraction, the international trade fair for the fruit and vegetable sector, in Madrid, Spain, next month (booth 10E11, IFEMA MADRID conference room, 5 to October 7). TOMRA Food’s presence at Fruit Attraction …

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Valley Bounty: One-Woman Farm “Thrives”

Flourish Farm, a one-man business owned by Linda Fuchs, is a small farm with an oversized impact. Fuchs grows specialty crops on “half an acre of sunshine” in Brimfield, while working hard to maintain access and knowledge about healthy foods. Like many local farmers, Fuchs’ ties to agriculture run deep. …

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