TJ Mullinax

TJ Mullinax

About TJ Mullinax

TJ Mullinax is a digital producer and photojournalist for Good Fruit Grower, coming to the magazine with a newspaper and television broadcast background. Mullinax grew up in the Pacific Northwest and covered communities through the Willamette Valley, Columbia Gorge and Central Washington working more than 10 years as a professional journalist.
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Andy Smith, a Young Grower from Poplar Grove, Illinois

By |September 2nd, 2015|

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grower / Poplar Grove, Illinois
age / 29
crops / Apples, diversified farm
business / Manager of Edwards Apple Orchard
family background / Third-generation

Chelan Fruit fires — Burned but not broken

By |August 20th, 2015|

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Several fires in North Central Washington are still very active, forcing evacuations, taking power out, damaging structures, and claiming lives.

It’s still too

Manuel Martinez Jr., a Young Grower from Royal City, Washington

By |August 3rd, 2015|

Four months out of Wenatchee Valley College, Manuel talks with Good Fruit Grower about why he pursued a career in farming and orchard management.

WSU seeks stinkers for survey

By |July 29th, 2015|

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Have you stumbled upon a stinkbug lately? If you have, researchers in Yakima, Washington want to know more about your

IFTA summer tour highlights gear to help fruit beat the heat

By |July 22nd, 2015|

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The 2015 IFTA summer tour provided an intense learning environment for growers and researchers who took part in the the

Daniel Bays, a Young Grower from Westley, California

By |July 1st, 2015|

Daniel Bays is a fifth generation farmer talks with Good Fruit Grower about how the farm is dealing with drought and the possible transition to mechanized harvesting.

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

Evan Kruse, Young Grower from Roseburg, Oregon

By |June 2nd, 2015|

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grower / Roseburg, Oregon
age / 34
crops /  Diversified farm with fruits and hay
business / Kruse Farms
other experience / Fourth generation

Drought relief funding available for Oregon farmers

By |May 27th, 2015|

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Farmers in nearly half of Oregon’s counties can apply for $2.5 million in USDA drought relief funding through June 26.

Water relief workshops, tips, and USDA aid available for growers

By |May 22nd, 2015|

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With temperatures rising and water restrictions starting in Washington and other western states, several announcements to help growers through the

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