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Farmland assessment status – do you support stricter regulations? – Poll

Scoring a tax break through farmland assessment status will become harder for New Jersey residents in August as a result of new regulations.

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Tough winter may benefit New Jersey farmers

While it's still pretty early in the year for Jersey Fresh, crops may actually have benefited from another brutal winter in the Garden State.

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AeroFarms Newark mockup
A group of investors is turning an old industrial building in Newark into the headquarters to technology farming company AeroFarm, the group announced today. A rendering of the Newark headquarters, which the company says will open its first phase during the second half of this year. (Credit: AeroFarm)
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Newark to house world’s largest vertical farm

Newark's Ironbound district will soon be home to the world's largest vertical farm.

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Organic Farming
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Organic farm sales see growth in NJ

Organic farms in New Jersey are seeing sales increase.

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Keeping the Garden in the Garden State [AUDIO]

The latest census data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture shows total farm acreage in the Garden State has decreased slightly, but the average farm is larger and more profitable than it used to be.

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Pumpkin Picking
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NJ Agritourism Growing [AUDIO]

The fall has arrived which means many New Jersey farmers are opening their doors and inviting families in for pumpkin picking, hayrides, corn mazes and games.

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Jersey Fresh tomatoes
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Are NJ Crops Holding Up in the Heat? [AUDIO]

June was the wettest on record in New Jersey and while the rain has let up, intense heat and humidity has taken its place, which has resulted in some additional challenges for farmers across the state.

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Soy and Corn Subsidies Soar, Report Shows [AUDIO]

Just in time for the Twinkies return to store shelves, a new study from the New Jersey Public Interest Research Group finds federal subsidies for commodity crops that become junk food additives would buy every taxpayer 20 Twinkies each year.

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Medical Marijuana Training Being Offered In NJ [AUDIO]

If you're looking for an exciting and profitable career change in a field that's really growing, perhaps you ought to consider the medical marijuana industry.

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Flickr User Andrea Pokrzywinski
Flickr User Andrea Pokrzywinski
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NJ Blueberries: The Cream of the Crop This Year [AUDIO]

New Jersey ranks fifth in the nation in blueberry production and the state's crop is valued at $80.8 million.

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