Carter retires from Hort Council

By |July 28th, 2014|

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Don’t let drones fly by

By |July 28th, 2014|

With rising potential for tree fruit production, the industry needs to get involved.

Orchard soil management seminars begin in August

By |July 25th, 2014|

The first of three planned soil management seminars will begin on Wednesday, August 13, in Wenatchee, Washington. “The Potential [...]

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    Thurlby: Northwest cherries shipping, selling at near record volumes

Thurlby: Northwest cherries shipping, selling at near record volumes

By |July 24th, 2014|

As the saying goes in the cherry industry, the only thing that’s the same every year is that it [...]

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    Schlect: Vetter clears Senate, takes U.S. chief agricultural negotiator job

Schlect: Vetter clears Senate, takes U.S. chief agricultural negotiator job

By |July 24th, 2014|

● Darci Vetter, on July 10, cleared the Senate’s confirmation process and now holds the job of “U.S. Chief [...]

Jon DeVaney will head new tree fruit association

By |July 22nd, 2014|

Maintaining services for growers will be a priority after merger of four tree fruit organizations.

Grab and go packaging: Cup o’ Cherries

By |July 18th, 2014|

Chelan Fresh Marketing has introduced a new consumer pack of cherries designed for snacking on the go.

The package, called [...]

Scientists work on paper-wasp lure

By |July 15th, 2014|

Though often confused with yellowjackets, paper wasps do not respond to the same bait.

Plums have a summer market niche

By |July 14th, 2014|

Plums have a summer market niche but few growers have them.

Fourth cherry residue test results are available

By |July 14th, 2014|

For the fourth consecutive year, the Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission has conducted a trial to provide the Northwest [...]