Good Fruit Grower

Understand key roles of roots

By |April 20th, 2015|

Knowing more about what’s below ground might translate into improved yields and better informed management decisions.

SWD and BMSB pest workshop this month

By |April 16th, 2015|

A spotted wing drosophila and brown marmorated stinkbug focused seminar will be held in Hood River, Oregon, at the [...]

Wine wastewater permits are coming

By |April 16th, 2015|

Final rules for Washington State wineries expected by next spring.

Don Mercer to be inducted into Wine Hall of Fame

By |April 13th, 2015|

Horse Heaven Hills pioneer Don Mercer will be inducted in the Legend of Washington Hall of Fame in August [...]

Another record harvest for wine grapes

By |April 13th, 2015|

Washington State’s 2014 wine grape harvest was the largest on record and posted the third consecutive year of growth, [...]

Washington fruit commission representatives reappointed

By |April 13th, 2015|

Mike Wade of Wenatchee has been reappointed as a representative of the Washington State Fruit Commission on the board [...]

Apple specialist retires

By |April 13th, 2015|

Leslie Huffman, apple specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, retired March 1.

She joined OMAFRA [...]

Kennewick packer earns certification

By |April 5th, 2015|

Columbia Fresh Packing, an apple and cherry packer in Kennewick, Washington, has received U.S. Department of Agriculture certification for [...]

New Zealand wind machine is now available in U.S.

By |April 4th, 2015|

A portable wind machine developed and manufactured in New Zealand is now being distributed in the United States by Chamberlin [...]

Growers get tree audits

By |April 3rd, 2015|

Fruit Rights Australia Inc., a company set up a year ago to deter illegal propagation of stone fruit varieties, [...]