Stinkbug monitoring tools are a high priority

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Researchers aren’t yet recommending that growers trap for stinkbug.

Progress on biological control

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Research to find a natural enemy that suppresses the brown marmorated stinkbug is showing promise, according to Oregon State [...]

Stinkbugs march on Washington

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Brown marmorated stinkbug found in 20 counties in Washington and Oregon.

Former grain grower tackles tree fruits

By |March 2nd, 2014|

A Midwest farmer has improved an older orchard by focusing on the soil and tree nutrition.

The latest on dealing with spider mites in vineyards

By |February 27th, 2014|

Two-spotted spider mite has the capability to develop tolerance to miticides in wine grapes.

Washington’s westernmost vineyard

By |February 27th, 2014|

Kim and Blain Roberts grow grapes on the Washington coast where annual rainfall averages 70 inches.

Washington’s easternmost vineyard

By |February 24th, 2014|

Basalt Cellars is reviving the once-thriving wine region in Clarkston, Washington.

Mildew wanted in this vineyard

By |February 24th, 2014|

Scientists collect data on fungicide efficacy, best timings, and rates.

Managing crab apple diseases

By |February 18th, 2014|

Crab apple disease management starts in the orchard with pruning.

Know your enemy: Little cherry disease (VIDEO)

By |February 18th, 2014|

Different causal agents are involved in little cherry disease.