● A virtual shutdown of West Coast ports has severely damaged export efforts of our tree-fruit industry. Efforts by many of the commercial [...]
Like insects, diseases develop in predictable ways based on growing-degree accumulations, but diseases are driven more by moisture than [...]
Precise application of pesticides in orchards provides growers with better crop protection, less environmental pollution, and better use of [...]
Kari Peter, the new plant pathologist at Penn State, will serve fruit growers in three states.
by Richard Lehnert
The outlook seems positive for the Northwest canning pear industry going into the 2013 season.
The industry is expecting to [...]
If we had to irrigate orchards by pulling tanks of water down the alleys, would we do it?
We do [...]
While many pear growers in the Pacific Northwest have welcomed Dr. Amit Dhingra’s efforts to push the pear industry [...]