July 2009 Issue

Canned pear assessment rises

By |July 1st, 2009|

The promotional assessment on Pacific Northwest processed pears will increase from $5 to $7.11 per ton this season in [...]

Global wine perspective

By |July 1st, 2009|

German-born Thomas Henick-Kling developed an interest and appreciation for wine at a young age. When he was just 16, [...]

Cherums and peacotums

By |July 1st, 2009|

Children enjoy novel hybrid fruits during a tasting at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo.

Zaiger Genetics, Inc., [...]

Pear crop is large, but not a record

By |July 1st, 2009|

Pacific Northwest pear growers are expecting to harvest a large, but not record winter pear crop this fall.

The industry’s [...]