Jim Archer named 69th Cherry King

By |January 13th, 2014|

Congratulations to Jim Archer, the 69th Cherry King selected by Northwest cherry growers at the annual Cherry Institute meeting [...]

Now on your phone: First Bite

By |January 1st, 2014|

Our new Web site has an expanding library of videos for growers.

Taylor: FDA will make food rules more farmer friendly

By |December 19th, 2013|

Growers, you were heard. But what's next?

Good Point: A troubling case

By |November 27th, 2013|

The enforcers of federal law are apparently trying to send a stern message: as a produce farmer,if you send adulterated food to market, you may be charged with a crime.

Welcome to the new goodfruit.com

By |November 26th, 2013|

You are seeing the first of many improvements in how our magazine serves growers and advertisers.

Sweetie, Smitten, and Papple

By |November 18th, 2013|

 

The belief that certain apples have superior value perhaps began when a slithery creature wiggled up to Adam and [...]

First Bite: A new, digital chapter

By |November 18th, 2013|

Welcome to the Good Fruit Grower issue themed on technology. On that topic, I’d like update readers on how [...]

First Bite: Doing flip-flops

By |February 15th, 2013|

As the incoming managing editor of Good Fruit Grower, each day I walk past a framed copy of the [...]

A chat with Bud Hover

By |January 1st, 2013|

The new director of the Washington State Department of Agriculture talks with Good Fruit Grower about his early plans [...]

Growers League joins immigration-reform coalition

By |January 1st, 2013|

Immigration reform is the number-one issue for farm groups across the country, says Mike Gempler, executive director [...]