B.J. Thurlby

Sometimes Politics

By |January 9th, 2012|

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In all businesses, there are days where politics come into play and understanding the

The Tree Fruit Industry Attends Produce Marketing Association Meeting in Atlanta

By |October 21st, 2011|

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Keith Hu visits with a Chinese importer at PMA 2011. The team at the Washington State

Early Morning Media Blitz

By |July 16th, 2011|

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As National Rainier Cherry Day came and went this week, the team here at the Northwest

The Sweet Cherry Business

By |June 28th, 2011|

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The 2011 Northwest Cherry season is finally under way … with first harvest starting to trickle in on June 18th

Waiting on the 2011 Crop

By |June 7th, 2011|

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Up to this point, the theme for the 2011 Northwest Cherry season has been “hurry up and wait.” On that

And So It Begins …

By |April 8th, 2011|

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Photo: Eric Johnson Orchards, April 7, 2011
This is the time of year where we hope that spring weather in the

Cherry Institute

By |January 11th, 2011|

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Winters seem to pass more quickly every year. As most know … winter is officially “meeting time” in the Pacific

Yes We Can…

By |November 1st, 2010|

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In recent years, my wife Maggie and I have canned peaches, tomatoes, and asparagus. Maggie comes from a large family

Vietnam: A Land of Mopeds and Growing Cherry Consumption

By |September 30th, 2010|

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Keith Hu discusses merchandising strategy with Metro Fruit Category Manager Vu Thi Thu Huang. The cherry crop

Retail Executives Enjoy a Taste of Peach Harvest

By |August 12th, 2010|

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PHOTO: Jill and Peter Douglas show retail guests some freshly harvested peaches and nectarines.
As harvest of the region’s 13-million-plus-box cherry

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