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Images show Lake Shasta’s drop; highlights California drought

By |June 26th, 2015|

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NASA’s Earth Observatory website released two images this week comparing Lake Shasta’s decline over a nine year period illustrating how

2015 Fruit Crop Guesstimate is in

By |June 25th, 2015|

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Fruit growers and processors met in Grand Rapids, Michigan, June 24 to take an early shot at guessing the size

Spray guide offers tree row volume spraying tips

By |June 23rd, 2015|

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The 2015 New Jersey Commercial Tree Fruit Production Guide devotes six pages to the subject of applying sprays according to

Matching the spray to the tree

By |June 23rd, 2015|

As canopy volume has decreased, growers would like to use less pesticide.

Those rotten Honeycrisp

By |June 22nd, 2015|

Among the cultivar’s many problem features is exceptional susceptibility to fruit rots.

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

McGrath to lead Washington Agriculture and Forestry Education Foundation

By |June 19th, 2015|

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Sheryl McGrath has been appointed to succeed Dave Roseleip as president of the Washington Agriculture and Forestry Education Foundation.

Roseleip retired

Washington Apple Commission hires export coordinator

By |June 19th, 2015|

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Lindsey Huber has joined the Washington Apple Commission staff in Wenatchee as export marketing coordinator.

Huber earned a degree in agribusiness

How to manage young Honeycrisp

By |June 18th, 2015|

Crop load management is critical for return bloom and good tree growth.

Reds still dominate apple exports

By |June 18th, 2015|

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

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