Todd Fryhover

Washington Governor’s Tour to Asia

By |September 15th, 2010|

Washington State Governor Christine Gregoire is taking a group of agriculture representatives on a trade mission to Asia this [...]

Washington’s Export Outlook for 2010-2011

By |September 2nd, 2010|

Recent travels to Chicago to attend the USApple Outlook conference have provided optimistic insights into the export opportunity, or more accurately 'competition', for Washington apples this season. Presenters from several countries provided apple estimates allowing for a global outlook on supplies:

Washington’s foreign marketplace

By |June 11th, 2010|

When ‘we’ look at the Washington Apple Commission’s Export Program, our focus is drawn to internal growth (overall crop [...]

A change of variety

By |June 4th, 2010|

Approximately one third of Washington’s apples is exported to 60 markets, and in the last five years, Red Delicious [...]

Apples take a short break

By |May 28th, 2010|

Entering into the Memorial Day holiday, with cherry season imminent, industry takes a break to enjoy what could be [...]

Joy of Travel?

By |May 22nd, 2010|

So, you all think traveling around the world is interesting, exciting and all fun—exotic destinations, great food, nice hotels? [...]

CPMA – (Canadian Produce Marketing Association)

By |May 14th, 2010|

May 12-14th Chris Scott and I attended CPMA in Vancouver, B.C.  The Washington Apple Commission had a booth with [...]

On the Strip

By |April 26th, 2010|

So, what do you think of when someone HAS to go to Las Vegas to attend a convention? Yes, [...]

Passage to India

By |June 1st, 2008|

In India, 80 percent of apples are sold at roadside stands. Traders say Washington apples hold up [...]

Apple Lines

By |March 15th, 2008|

One constant in the Washington apple industry is change. And consistent with change is preparation for the future [...]