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OPN Connect Newsletter 244
Holiday Cranberries, FarmWise's Titan, Joolies, USDA's New Funding Opportunities, Market News, and More…
Named one of the “100 Best Inventions of 2020” by TIME magazine, FarmWise’s Titan FT-35 driverless tractor is the first-ever automated weeder to use machine learning.
For a variety of reasons, the supply of both organic and conventional cranberries is down 20 to 30 percent this year, which means all the fresh supplies will run out shortly after the Thanksgiving holiday.
Last week, the USDA announced new funding opportunities to help cover certification and education expenses for organic and transitioning operations under the Organic and Transitional Education and Certification Program (OTECP).
1. WGA Podcast: How to Cultivate the Next Generation of Organic Farmers
2. WSU Studies Postharvest Preservation of Organic Fruit
3. Fruit World Shares Operational Growth Insights
4. Daily Harvest Secures Series D Funding
5. Sunkist Growers Rolling Out New Organic Packaging