Good Fruit Grower

Michigan Association of Pomesters honor Klein

By |April 30th, 2015|

Joe Klein Sr., owner of Royal J. Klein and Son Orchard of Sparta, Michigan, has been named Fruit Person [...]

Brunner named Apple Citizen

By |April 30th, 2015|

Dr. Jay Brunner, who has played a key role in the transition to softer pest management programs in tree [...]

Understand key roles of roots

By |April 20th, 2015|

Knowing more about what’s below ground might translate into improved yields and better informed management decisions.

SWD and BMSB pest workshop this month

By |April 16th, 2015|

A spotted wing drosophila and brown marmorated stinkbug focused seminar will be held in Hood River, Oregon, on April [...]

Don Mercer to be inducted into Wine Hall of Fame

By |April 13th, 2015|

Horse Heaven Hills pioneer Don Mercer will be inducted in the Legend of Washington Hall of Fame in August [...]

Another record harvest for wine grapes

By |April 13th, 2015|

Washington State’s 2014 wine grape harvest was the largest on record and posted the third consecutive year of growth, [...]

Washington fruit commission representatives reappointed

By |April 13th, 2015|

Mike Wade of Wenatchee has been reappointed as a representative of the Washington State Fruit Commission on the board [...]

Apple specialist retires

By |April 13th, 2015|

Leslie Huffman, apple specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, retired March 1.

She joined OMAFRA [...]

Kennewick packer earns certification

By |April 5th, 2015|

Columbia Fresh Packing, an apple and cherry packer in Kennewick, Washington, has received U.S. Department of Agriculture certification for [...]

New Zealand wind machine is now available in U.S.

By |April 4th, 2015|

A portable wind machine developed and manufactured in New Zealand is now being distributed in the United States by Chamberlin [...]