International

Export promotions need shipper support

By |August 1st, 2013|

Todd Fryhover, president of the Washington Apple Commission, says the industry needs to increase demand.
Geraldine Warner

The Washington Apple [...]

Good Stuff

By |August 1st, 2013|

Closer receives registration
Dow AgroSciences has received federal registration of its sulfoxaflor insecticide, sold under the brand name Closer, [...]

Cider history repeated?

By |August 1st, 2013|

Reputedly, hard cider is America’s historic beverage, once considered safer to drink than water and easy to produce since [...]

How many apples?

By |August 1st, 2013|

When the U.S. Apple Association convenes in Chicago later this month for the Apple Crop Outlook and Marketing Conference, [...]

China could become big pear market

By |July 1st, 2013|

China could become a significant market for U.S. pears. Louis Ng, who represents the Pear Bureau Northwest in China, believes China could be importing 500,000 to 600,000 boxes of pears annually within the next five to ten years. That would make China the second-largest pear export market after Mexico.

Undercover production in China

By |July 1st, 2013|

Greenhouses or high tunnels can advance the ripening of peaches and nectarines. (Video and Photo Gallery at bottom of story)

Good Point: China

By |May 15th, 2013|

I have talked about the immediate threat of the excessive increases in apple production from Washington State and went [...]

First Bite

By |May 15th, 2013|

As the Northwest cherry season draws closer, for the first time in six or seven years I am thinking [...]

Meet Washington State’s new agriculture director

By |April 15th, 2013|

Bud Hover’s road to directorship of the Washington State Department of Agriculture began in 1938 when his mother and [...]

Good Point: Forecasting future Asian import demand

By |March 1st, 2013|

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