November 2011 Issue

Concord grapes, part of American culture

By |November 1st, 2011|

Though Concord was generally accepted as being pure Vitis labrusca, horticulturists today believe it is a hybrid with another [...]

Electronic trap saves labor

By |November 1st, 2011|

Johnny Park, engineer of the Z-Trap, was in Washington State recently to demonstrate a new codling moth trap that [...]

SweeTango lawsuit settled

By |November 1st, 2011|

An out-of-court settlement of the lawsuit challenging the exclusive marketing arrangement for the SweeTango apple has been reached.

The lawsuit [...]

On a FasTrack

By |November 1st, 2011|

Horticulturist Ralph Scorza pollinates plum flowers while geneticist Ann Callahan measures sugar content and molecular biologist Chris Dardick measures [...]