October 21, 2019
Genetic engineering is a volatile process that carries the possibility of damaging a plant’s genetic makeup, which means unwanted mutations are bound to occur.
October 20, 2019
As a frequent visitor to organic commercial fruit farms in Latin America, I've learned that a farm's nursery is a key component to its success.
October 7, 2019
Papayas are a delicate fruit, and shipping them commercially is not for the faint of heart. Michoacan Organics is up to the task.
October 1, 2019
Organic food can be expensive compared to conventionally grown food. Sometimes we have to optimize our spending by prioritizing which foods we buy organic and which foods we are okay with eating non-organic.
September 25, 2019
A visit to the world-class coffee region of Boquete, Chiriquí, Panama and Garrido Coffee inspired me to take a deeper look.
September 23, 2019
Moringa is an essential ingredient in Ayurveda and great for gardening enthusiasts. You can grow a moringa tree at home!
September 12, 2019
On my recent visit to Simply Natural in Panama, I learned that one of their keys to pest control success is neem trees.
September 9, 2019
Producers Market envisions a great evolution in business. From the evolution of agricultural value chains to capitalism itself.
September 5, 2019
Caring for crops requires consistent physical and mental energy. Farmer pay does not reflect the demands and importance of the job.