Good Fruit Grower

Bob Black honored for distinguished service

By |February 18th, 2014|

Maryland fruit grower Robert Black received the Harry Black Distinguished Service Award from the state’s horticultural association for his [...]

Batcha heads organic group

By |February 18th, 2014|

Laura Batcha has been named CEO and executive director of the Organic Trade Association, a North American membership-based trade [...]

Application process open for specialty crop block grants

By |January 31st, 2014|

The application period is open for the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s 2014 Specialty Crop Grant program.

The USDA and Washington [...]

Billionaire quiet on vineyard plans

By |January 30th, 2014|

Aquilini’s British Columbia company shocked the wine world with the purchase of land at Red Mountain.

Taking the guesswork out of yield estimating

By |January 29th, 2014|

Trellis tension technology could improve accuracy of crop estimating in grapes.

Brandt brand is a masterpiece

By |January 29th, 2014|

E.W. Brandt and Sons, a fruit growing, packing, and marketing operation in Wapato, Washington, is expanding its operations and [...]

Speedy grafting tools

By |January 29th, 2014|

Ian Adams of Scionon, Ltd., Hastings, New Zealand, and Matt Moser of Moser Fruit Tree Sales, Inc., Coloma, Michigan, [...]

GRAS2P record-keeping

By |January 29th, 2014|

The Washington State Horticultural Association and ApRecs have teamed up to offer growers and packers access to a spray [...]

Fruit legends star in minimovies

By |January 29th, 2014|

Howell at the Moon Productions has released two new short documentaries on the legendary Washington fruit growers Grady Auvil [...]

Wine foundation honored

By |January 29th, 2014|

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation was named a benefactor last month during the fundraising Washington State University Foundation Gala [...]