Attract and kill

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Michigan researchers have designed a device for oriental fruit moth.

Save money by applying pesticides where it’s needed

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Perimeter sprays: Growers can save money applying pesticides only where they’re most needed.

Stinkbug derails IPM

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Researchers fine-tune methods to control brown marmorated stinkbug.

Be aware of residues from late sprays

By |March 3rd, 2014|

In the future, growers will find pesticide regulations getting tighter, not looser.

EPA proposes pesticide exposure rules

By |February 25th, 2014|

EPA proposes revised safety rules on pesticide exposure to farm workers

Wenatchee’s Cascade Analytical offers cleaning & sanitation workshop March 4-5

By |February 24th, 2014|

Cascade Analytical is offering a two-day workshop March 4-5   for fresh produce packers & fresh-cut processors to provide information [...]

Give feedback on crop insurance

By |January 29th, 2014|

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Washington State Department of Agriculture will hold listening sessions in February to [...]

Column: Checkbooks in hand

By |January 21st, 2014|

Record fruit prices draw international investors to Pacific Northwest agriculture.

Growers asked to tax themselves

By |January 21st, 2014|

Michigan growers to vote in February on proposed Tree Fruit Commission.

Labor worries

By |January 21st, 2014|

Michigan is at the north end of the migrant stream.