Good Fruit Grower

Growth in California grape plantings

By |May 20th, 2014|

There’s no slowdown yet in wine grape plantings in California. Growers in the state added around 21,000 acres of [...]

WSU researcher wins educator award

By |May 16th, 2014|

Washington State University researcher, soil scientist and teacher, John Reganold, was named the 2014 Food and Farm Educator by [...]

Honorees announced for Washington Wine auction

By |May 16th, 2014|

The Auction of Washington Wines named Larry and Dick Olsen, and Tom and Anne-Marie Hedges as honorees for the [...]

WSU offers masters degree in agriculture online

By |May 12th, 2014|

This fall, Washington State University will offer a new master’s in agriculture degree through their online programming. The degree [...]

Destined for export: Understanding pesticide residue policy

By |May 6th, 2014|

It is a large international regulatory body with inherent inertia.

Rosenberger: Crops must be protected as well as bees

By |May 1st, 2014|

Concerns about fungicides and bees.

Future organic farmer grants open for 10 growers

By |April 22nd, 2014|

Foundations offer $25,000 in grants to support students planning for a career in organic farming. Ten grants of $2,500 [...]

Steve Black joins Holtzinger

By |April 16th, 2014|

Steve Black has been appointed sales manager of Holtzinger Fruit Company, Yakima, Washington. He was previously on the sales [...]

Quick Bites for April 15, 2014

By |April 15th, 2014|

Apple Commission appoints officers

Barbara Walkenhauer of Selah succeeded David Douglas as chair of the Washington Apple Commission at the [...]

Extension is 100 years old… and counting

By |April 1st, 2014|

With additional funding and new faculty, WSU extension is not resting on its laurels.