Geraldine Warner

Growers wait for guest workers

By |June 19th, 2015|

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The Washington Farm Labor Association (WAFLA) is drawing attention to the plight of Mexican guest workers, who have been stranded

Reds still dominate apple exports

By |June 18th, 2015|

Club varieties are too expensive when freight and duties are added.

Ambrosia restrictions to end

By |June 18th, 2015|

By 2019, Ambrosia will be an open variety in both the United States and Canada. But it won’t do well in all locations, growers are warned.

Organic exemption expected soon

By |June 9th, 2015|

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture will soon introduce a rule exempting organic growers from paying mandatory promotion assessments to federal

Clubs exclude many growers

By |June 9th, 2015|

Varieties are managed to create a controlled scarcity of product.

New apple varieties excite consumers

By |June 9th, 2015|

But there's not room in the grocery store for all the contenders.

Apple varieties from A to Z

By |June 8th, 2015|

Sink your teeth into this alphabet of apples

Northwest pear production remains stable

By |May 29th, 2015|

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Orchardists in Washington and Oregon expect to harvest 20.5 million boxes of fresh pears this fall. That’s just 2 percent

Remove cherry virus infected trees quickly

By |May 26th, 2015|

There is no cure for little cherry virus. Removing trees will help stop it spreading.

New cherry varieties wanted urgently

By |May 26th, 2015|

Growers are frustrated by the pace of WSU’s sweet cherry breeding.

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