October 2012 Issue

Fireblight expert retires

By |October 1st, 2012|

Larry Pusey has used crab apples for his fireblight studies, as they can be manipulated to bloom year round [...]

Stinkbug biocontrol

By |October 1st, 2012|

Perdue University Extension

Brown marmorated stinkbug, an invasive insect from Asia, swept over the Mid-Atlantic states’ fruit crops like a [...]

From bin to bottle

By |October 1st, 2012|

A continuous belt press at Tulip Valley Orchard and Vineyard in Mount Vernon, Washington.
Geraldine Warner

Making cider is similar [...]