They’re not suitable for mechanical harvesting, but a grower and former fieldman says growers can save money with pedestrian orchard, KGB cherry trees.
Another Central Washington irrigation season starts with the Roza District in the Yakima Valley usin
A dispute over propagation and sales rights to trees of Washington state’s new apple variety
An Oregon winery has donated $6 million to bolster Linfield College’s interdisciplinary appro
Anti-capitalist activists call for berry boycott
Retired Oregon State University researcher Porter Lombard honored with new wine grape planting.
Some Florida citrus growers are hedging their bets amid an uncertain forecast by growing a new crop _ bamboo
Average wholesale Washington apple prices are not too far above breakeven with growers doing better on proprietary varieties, organics and larger-size fruit since there’s an abundance of small fruit.
Washington cherry orchards apparently skated by what could have been bad freeze damage had an early February warm spell lasted a few days longer before a mid-month freeze.
Five types of apples once thought to be extinct have been rediscovered in northern Idaho and eastern Washington
A key scientist in the Canadian company that developed genetically modified apples has been promoted to vice president.
While he doesn’t use his birds for abatement their presence can scare away other birds.
Washington House passes pesticide work group
A leading industry analyst questions whether Washington’s apple marketers are large enough to afford the research to better understand consumers and implement marketing strategies.