Good Fruit Grower

Sign up for free pesticide disposal

By |February 11th, 2015|

Washington growers looking to safely dispose of unwanted pesticides for free need to contact the Washington State Department of [...]

Valent to market Asana insecticide in U.S.

By |February 10th, 2015|

Sumitomo Chemical Company has acquired DuPont’s Asana insecticide business in the United States. Asana (esfenvalerate) will be distributed through [...]

Early testing shows promise in using lasers to scare birds

By |February 10th, 2015|

A test conducted by a consulting company in The Netherlands shows that laser beams are an effective way to scare [...]

Mike VanAgtmael selected as Cherry Industry Person of the Year

By |January 16th, 2015|

Mike VanAgtmael, a third-generation farmer from Hart, Michigan, has been named Cherry Industry Person of the Year. The award [...]

Small farms conference to be held in February

By |January 15th, 2015|

U.S. Representative Dan Newhouse will headline a single-day conference focusing on small farm and ranch issues in Yakima, Washington, [...]

Staffing grows at Oregon Cherry Growers

By |January 15th, 2015|

In an effort to increase company growth, the Oregon Cherry Growers cooperative announced the hiring of two new managers [...]

Remaining competitive

By |January 15th, 2015|

Ignoring change puts your business at risk.

Mason bees generating buzz

By |January 15th, 2015|

Mason bees have the potential to help tree fruit growers in the Pacific Northwest to significantly improve yields, according [...]

Improved pheromones receive U.S. approval

By |January 15th, 2015|

Semios, a supplier of precision pest management tools based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has received approval from the [...]

New apple and pear thinner introduced in Europe

By |January 15th, 2015|

Brevis is a novel new thinning chemical for apples and pears that will be marketed in Europe this year.

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