Geraldine Warner

Fourth cherry residue test results are available

By |July 14th, 2014|

For the fourth consecutive year, the Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission has conducted a trial to provide the Northwest [...]

Peaches inhibit breast cancer

By |June 30th, 2014|

Scientists found that consumption of peach polyphenolics slowed tumor growth.

PICO changes name and leadership

By |June 27th, 2014|

The former Okanagan Plant Improvement Company (PICO)—the entity that manages and commercializes new tree fruit varieties in British Columbia, [...]

Nurseries struggle to meet demand

By |June 18th, 2014|

Growers are spending their profits on updating orchards.

Nurseries fund East Malling research

By |June 18th, 2014|

INN will provide funding for rootstock development.

Building for the apple boom

By |June 17th, 2014|

Washington’s apple production has ramped up faster than expected.

Goodbye, Washington Growers Clearing House; hello, Tree Fruit Association

By |June 13th, 2014|

Board members of the Washington Growers Clearing House will hold their last meeting of the association’s 73-year history in [...]

More varieties on the way

By |June 9th, 2014|

Higher-quality apples should increase consumption and expand trade.

Breeding becomes more efficient

By |June 9th, 2014|

Genetic markers are available for predicting many fruit traits, but nothing can replace the human palate.

Beyond Honeycrisp

By |June 5th, 2014|

Several new varieties are coming to market with high expectations.