April 1st 2012 Issue

USA Farmers seek reform

By |April 1st, 2012|

Chalmers Carr III doesn’t expect Congressional action on farm labor and immigration issues before the fall elections this year, [...]

Clinic can diagnose crop ailments

By |April 1st, 2012|

Karen Ward runs WSU’s Plant Pest Diagnostic Clinic.

If you find strange rots or spots on your fruit trees or [...]

DNA test identifies pathogens in tainted foods

By |April 1st, 2012|

Fruit or vegetable packers concerned that their produce may be contaminated with unsafe pathogens will soon have a simple [...]

Aiming for efficiency

By |April 1st, 2012|

Almost $3 million in government funding earmarked for packing house improvements was announced January 27 at the B.C. Fruit [...]