Outreach: The final goal

By |May 15th, 2013|

Field horticulturists from Chelan Fruit Cooperative examine beneficial insects during a hands-on workshop offered in February. Inset: Angela Gadino [...]

Cherry cracking test

By |May 15th, 2013|

The Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission has developed a simple test for growers to determine the susceptibility of their [...]

Popular cultivar almost wasn’t

By |May 15th, 2013|

Coral Champagne cherries ripen after Chelan and about ten days before Bing.

New tree fruit varieties can take decades before [...]

Cherry rootstock testing continues

By |May 15th, 2013|

It will be a few more years before new precocious, dwarfing rootstocks for sweet and tart cherries become available [...]

Leading by example

By |May 15th, 2013|

Servando Rodriguez manages the production of 400 acres of apples and cherries and 450 acres of wine grapes for [...]

Chelan Fruit gears up

By |May 15th, 2013|

Orondo Ruby is a yellow-fleshed cherry that has more blush and matures earlier than Rainier.
PHOTO COURTESY OF G&C [...]