August 2009 Issue

New peach varieties

By |August 1st, 2009|

FlavrBurst has less acidity than typical peach varieties.

SummerFest and FlavrBurst are two new peach varieties created by fruit breeder [...]

Hot spot for Pinot Noir

By |August 1st, 2009|

Lois and Mike Thiede’s Ginkgo Forest Winery is near the Petrified Ginkgo Forest State Park. They have planted hundreds [...]

Recruit owls to control gophers

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Cabinetmaker Tuck Contreras (right) discusses birdhouses with Dave Case, an orchardist in Chelan, Washington, while Mike Wacker of The [...]


By |August 1st, 2009|

EFFECTIVE AND AFFORDABLE netting for bird control from Neal Carter & Associates, Ltd. Nets are available for [...]

Good Stuff

By |August 1st, 2009|

Tunnel tour
Haygrove Tunnels is organizing a tour to the United Kingdom to give U.S. growers an opportunity to [...]