Farm-worker crossings to resume at U.S.-Mexico border

By |August 6th, 2014|

The Washington Farm Labor Association says it will resume scheduling  crossings at the U.S.-Mexico border for farm workers, but [...]

Vegetation IMPACT Program

By |August 6th, 2014|

Regional climate center tries to elevate the value of weather forecasts.

Minerals matter

By |August 6th, 2014|

Fruitlet analysis six weeks before harvest accurately predicts quality.

Vinifera grapes hit hard

By |August 5th, 2014|

Hybrid varieties fared much better.

Four reasons to apply a stop-drop material

By |August 5th, 2014|

Many apple growers with sensitive varieties lose 5 to 25 percent of their apple crop due to preharvest fruit drop.

More apples coming

By |August 5th, 2014|

Apple supply worldwide could hit 100 million tons by 2025, up from 65 million now.

How to retain the crop

By |August 5th, 2014|

Growers can’t afford to let expensive apples fall off the trees.

The CandyCot story

By |August 4th, 2014|

“John was amazed at the diversity and intense flavor of apricot varieties he saw.”

Apricots: as sweet as candy

By |August 4th, 2014|

Demand is outpacing supply.

Paperwork snafu halting H-2A workers at Mexican border

By |July 31st, 2014|

Up to 2,000 potential workers stymied at Tijuana crossing, another 800 stuck at Nuevo Laredo