Honeycrisp sports race toward red

By |June 27th, 2017|

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New varieties aren’t the only things on growers’ minds. They are also thinking about upgrading their Honeycrisp to one of

Lots of new apples coming to market

By |June 26th, 2017|

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Appealing taste profiles, earlier harvesting and southern expansions are some of the characteristics of the many new apples making their

EverCrisp off to a good start

By |June 23rd, 2017|

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EverCrisp, Midwest Apple Improvement Association’s first commercial release, was a hit with customers in Cleveland last summer.

It’s a Honeycrisp and

New estimate points to record NW cherry crop

By |June 23rd, 2017|

Now that cherry harvest is in full swing, growers have updated their estimate of the crop size.

Should Cosmic Crisp have a “utility” grade?

By |June 21st, 2017|

Questions remain about color standards for new Washington State University variety.

Apple industry readies itself for the big thing called Cosmic Crisp

By |June 21st, 2017|

Planting surge of highly hyped Cosmic Crisp is likely to test growers, packers, marketers — and consumers.

Cornell professor wants you to name his new grape

By |June 20th, 2017|

At twice the size of a Concord, a new grape developed in New York is certainly a mouthful. So is its current name: NY98.0228.02.

Oregon State to fill 2 vacant hort positions

By |June 19th, 2017|

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Oregon State University will hold two meetings this summer to discuss the filling of two vacant horticultural positions in the

Amazon purchase of Whole Foods a sign of big disruption in food retailing

By |June 16th, 2017|

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America’s grocery stores are undergoing tremendous change.

Profits face downward pressure. Consumers are buying more from outside of traditional supermarkets. Online purveyors

Northwest cherry harvest begins

By |June 16th, 2017|

The Northwest cherry season has begun with growers picking early varieties like Early Robin, Chelan and Santina, among others, according to Northwest Cherry Growers.

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