Specialty Crops

Drip Fertigation
Free app helps determine amount of liquid fertilizer needed for drip irrigation systems.
Tomato plant irrigation
University of Minnesota Extension provides new online irrigation resource for vegetable growers.
Potato sales grow
Potato Expo panel agrees that sales momentum will likely continue through 2021.
Indoor-grown lettuce
Research to focus on preventing discoloration in indoor-grown lettuce and yield and leaf quality.
FFAR grant
The Seeding Solutions grant funds research at the University of Minnesota.
Hemp funding
The National Industrial Hemp Council becomes the first hemp organization officially recognized by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service as a MAP partner.