Blogs

Grim: Washington’s industry consolidation has reached the bell lap

By |June 16th, 2014|

Two and one-half years have passed since West Mathison broached the idea of industry consolidation in Washington State at the December, 2011 Annual Meeting in Wenatchee of the Washington State Horticultural Association (WSHA).

Corr: Our Gov is a Good Fruit Grower reader

By |June 9th, 2014|

Before he went into full-time politics, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee worked as a lawyer in apple growing Selah, Washington, [...]

Corr: Skeena has edge in Round #2 Cherry estimate

By |May 29th, 2014|

In their latest published estimate for the cherry crop, Northwest Cherry Growers remain bullish. This year’s crop is expected [...]

Corr: the science, skill and beauty of a new orchard

By |May 28th, 2014|

I pass this field daily on my way to Good Fruit Grower’s offices in Yakima, Washington.

Our magazine reports on [...]

Corr: California growers criticize University of California

By |May 27th, 2014|

One of the great strengths of the American food industry is the strong partnerships between universities and grower groups. [...]

Schlect: United Thawed

By |May 21st, 2014|

●  The American Frozen Food Institute has launched a 30 million dollar national effort to “encourage consumers to take [...]

Corr: Follow us on Facebook and Twitter

By |May 19th, 2014|

The staff of Good Fruit Grower started accounts with Facebook and Twitter as part of our  effort to improve [...]

Thurlby: Northwest cherry team on the go through first crop estimate

By |May 16th, 2014|

The promotion staff at the Northwest Cherry Growers has been all over the globe over the past several months.

Likewise, [...]

A little paint covers our latest issue

By |May 13th, 2014|

Our May 15, 2014, cherry issue cover is a reproduction of an original oil painting by Kathleen Coy of [...]

Schlect: On a roll

By |May 13th, 2014|

Anne MacMillan has left her post as deputy chief of staff to Secretary Vilsack at USDA to join Roll Global,