Richard Lehnert

Summing up a career

By |July 10th, 2014|

Dr. Scott Johnson worked for 31 years as an extension specialist for the University of California, Davis. He was [...]

More apples being grown in Michigan cherry country

By |July 9th, 2014|

Michigan Pomesters look at ways to turn apple trials into real-world application.

Trees in a sandbox

By |July 9th, 2014|

Peach growing practices transformed by solid California research

Holtzinger Fruit adds staff

By |July 1st, 2014|

Industry people in the news

National fruit crop numbers look up; regional sizes may vary

By |June 26th, 2014|

The size and shape of the upcoming U.S. fruit crop was up for discussion at the 59th Annual Fruit [...]

High demand for trees

By |June 17th, 2014|

There seems to be no letup in growers’ desire to plant more apple trees.

SweeTango’s saga

By |May 29th, 2014|

New apples don’t come with owner’s manuals.

What makes apple trees tick?

By |May 29th, 2014|

During his 40 years at Cornell University, Dr. Alan Lakso devised some oddly clever ways to figure out how [...]

Pest control costs are rising for tart cherry growers

By |May 23rd, 2014|

Preliminary figures indicate a $265 per acre rise, compared to a 2010 survey.

Michigan growers wary of spotted wing drosophila

By |May 20th, 2014|

A trapping program is vital so growers know where the spotted wing drosophila is and when.