August 2013 Issue

The top 5 ways to ensure apples store well

By |August 1st, 2013|

For good storage life, apples must be picked at optimum maturity. The standard starch iodine test is the easiest [...]

Consumer pull

By |August 1st, 2013|

Proprietary Variety Management, a new company helping to commercialize  two new red-fleshed apple varieties developed by Bill Howell of [...]

Hot tips for Honeycrisp

By |August 1st, 2013|

Growers visited the Honeycrisp orchard of Mike Robinson (right) in June and will have the opportunity to return near [...]