Geraldine Warner

Expect to wait for cider apple trees

By |October 2nd, 2014|

Most major nurseries don’t carry cider apples in their inventories.

The hard trials of growing cider apples

By |October 1st, 2014|

Be prepared for a large investment and modest yields.

Line built specially for Rainiers

By |October 1st, 2014|

Chelan Fruit Cooperative, one of the largest packers of Rainier cherries in Washington State, built a new packing facility [...]

Nicholson is named new chair of U.S. Apple Association

By |October 1st, 2014|

Mark Nicholson of Red Jacket Orchards in Geneva, New York, has succeeded Chris Britton of Modesto, California, as chair [...]

New Zealand apple Koru finds fans

By |September 30th, 2014|

Koru brand apples will be produced in Washington and New York.

Soil testing seminar planned for late October

By |September 15th, 2014|

Washington State University soil scientist Dr. Joan Davenport will present a seminar on “The Hows and Whys of Soil [...]

From Paris to pears

By |September 15th, 2014|

Once a top Dior sales rep, Gordy Sato tops the pools with his pears.

Growers are optimistic

By |September 4th, 2014|

Northwest farm families expect their revenue to increase.

OSU hopes to fill David Sugar’s research position

By |September 3rd, 2014|

Growers and other stakeholders will meet on September 9 at Oregon State University’s Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center [...]

Processors pay more for pears

By |September 3rd, 2014|

Northwest processors need to secure tonage.