Researchers discover a coat of armor for cherries

By |January 30th, 2018|

A thin film of gum acacia shows promise to prevent splitting in packing house trials.

Michigan growers go local with cherries

By |January 30th, 2018|

Growth looks promising in Michigan's fresh cherry market.

Report: Mexican workers accuse blueberry farm of threats, intimidation

By |January 26th, 2018|

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The Seattle Times reports that a lawsuit against a major blueberry grower and recruiting company alleges that some 600 Mexican

John Grubb, a young grower from Wenatchee, Washington

By |January 26th, 2018|

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family background/ John is a fourth-generation cherry grower who pursued degrees in sustainable agriculture, integrated plant science and fruit and

Ohio grower adds a touch of tech to his orchard

By |January 26th, 2018|

Former information-technology specialist uses computer skills in pick-your-own venture.

Pear growers elect Fresh Pear Committee on Feb. 9 in Hood River

By |January 25th, 2018|

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Pear growers will elect nominees for positions on the Fresh Pear Committee (FPC) of Marketing Order No. 927 on February

Finding success the cooperative way

By |January 24th, 2018|

The fewer grower cooperatives packing fruit in the industry today still play crucial role.

The challenges of storing organic apples

By |January 24th, 2018|

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Last season, Washington harvested 13 million boxes of organic apples and even more are expected this year, which means that

Midsize growers will feel the squeeze

By |January 24th, 2018|

Tree fruit industry poised for consolidation, banker says.

Blakey: Important lessons at Postharvest Fruit School

By |January 22nd, 2018|

Washington State University event scheduled for March 20-22.

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