December 2009 Issue

Growers foresee change

By |December 1st, 2009|

There are too many new apple varieties, says Polish orchardist Krzysztof Hermanowicz.

New market niches, more emphasis on eating quality, [...]

Wind of change

By |December 1st, 2009|

“Change is in the wind,” an article in the Good Fruit Grower declared in 1987, which was a year [...]

Surviving the cold

By |December 1st, 2009|

These grapevines await their winter pruning. Mechanically pruning vines that have severe bud damage from cold may be a [...]

Produce expert

By |December 1st, 2009|

With an office in Yakima, Washington, Wal-Mart plans to keep prices lower and buy directly from growers, cutting out [...]