January 15th 2014 Issue

New approaches to frost control

By |January 21st, 2014|

The height of the vines influences how they fare during cold weather.

Certified grape stock in short supply

By |January 21st, 2014|

If your nursery order isn’t already in, you’re too late for 2014.

Last pear packer standing

By |January 21st, 2014|

Naumes, Inc., responds to challenges and keeps its Medford packing house viable.

Naumes stays focused on pears

By |January 21st, 2014|

The Naumes family returns to its roots in Medford, after selling most of its California orchards.

Medford’s pear industry rebounds

By |January 21st, 2014|

Good Fruit Grower visited Medford to see how the region has adjusted to industry changes. The news is good.

Boone Davis, Young Grower Jan. 15, 2014

By |January 21st, 2014|

Q:  What attracted you to farming?

My great-grandfather was one of the early pear farmers in the upper valley. Everyone [...]

Column: Checkbooks in hand

By |January 21st, 2014|

Record fruit prices draw international investors to Pacific Northwest agriculture.

Column: Now, more than ever, exports need to score!

By |January 21st, 2014|

As apple production increases, all regions of the country need to increase exports.

Top 5 global wine trends

By |January 21st, 2014|

A survey of 115 international wine trade professionals, commissioned by ProWein, an international trade fair of wines and spirits, [...]

World fruit watch for January 15, 2014

By |January 21st, 2014|

Happenings in the world of tree fruit.