Good Fruit Grower

How to grow Cosmic Crisp

By |July 14th, 2014|

WA 38 is grower friendly and should present minimal harvesting, storage, or packing problems.

A complete listing of 2014 summer events

By |July 8th, 2014|

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IFORED expands

By |July 8th, 2014|

Two new partners have joined an international consortium that was formed to launch and commercialize new red-fleshed apple varieties.

With [...]

Prairie cherries available

By |July 8th, 2014|

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Quick test for little cherry virus

By |July 8th, 2014|

The latest products and services for tree fruit and grape growers.

Packer adds packing capacity

By |July 8th, 2014|

The latest products and services for tree fruit and grape growers.

Registration for grapevine virus workshop ends July 3

By |June 30th, 2014|

July 3 is the deadline to register for one of three, half-day workshops on grapevine viruses and associated diseases [...]

New board member joins Washington Wine Industry Foundation

By |June 20th, 2014|

Sherri Swingle joins the Washington Wine Industry Foundation board of directors. Swingle, who was the executive director of the [...]

Consumers rate Cosmic Crisp (WA 38)

By |June 18th, 2014|

After the apples had been stored for several months, consumers preferred the taste and texture of WA 38 over Honeycrisp.

Good, better, best? The quest for better apple rootstocks

By |June 18th, 2014|

There is likely not a “best” apple rootstock, though the replant-tolerant Geneva rootstocks (G.41, G.214, G.935, G.210, G.30, G.890) [...]