September 2013 Issue

Growers need to adjust sprayers for deposition and drift

By |September 1st, 2013|

Precise application of pesticides in orchards provides growers with better crop protection, less environmental pollution, and better use of [...]

Universities collaborate

By |September 1st, 2013|

Kari Peter, the new plant pathologist at Penn State, will serve fruit growers in three states.
by Richard Lehnert

Three [...]

Fewer pears for canners

By |September 1st, 2013|

The outlook seems positive for the Northwest canning pear industry going into the 2013 season.

The industry is expecting to [...]