August 2009 Issue

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    Growers can improve returns by leaving fruit in the orchard.

Growers can improve returns by leaving fruit in the orchard.

By |August 1st, 2009|

To pick or not to pick

Low prices for small apples during the past ­season reinforced the notion that growers [...]

Wine with a cause

By |August 1st, 2009|

Winery owners Stacy Lill (left) and Kathy Johanson provide mentoring and scholarships for young women.

The idea was hatched on [...]

Good crop on the tree

By |August 1st, 2009|

The Washington apple industry expects to harvest a crop of large, high-quality apples this fall, which is what buyers [...]

Buyer’s Guide Listings – 2009-2010

By |August 1st, 2009|

INDUSTRY SUPPLIERS BY CATEGORY

•CA/Cold Storage
•Fertilizers/Nutrition
•Harvest Equipment
•Irrigation/Frost Control
•Nursery Stock
•Pest Management
•Postharvest Equipment
•Production Equipment
•Supplies/Services

Autosorting at the orchard

By |August 1st, 2009|

Technology that will be tested in Washington State this harvest could help apple growers sort out undesirable fruit in [...]