Good to Know: Irrigation scheduling

By |May 15th, 2012|

Troy Peters, left, checks the irrigation scheduler on his phone in a cherry orchard with Sean Hill, AgWeatherNet Web [...]

Sustainable program for wineries launched

By |May 15th, 2012|

Wine bottle corks are repurposed as mulch, an example of sustainable practices implemented at Snoqualmie Vineyards winery.
Photo courtesy [...]

Good Stuff

By |May 15th, 2012|

Stickers link to grower videos
Thanks to new data bar technology, shoppers anywhere in the world can use smartphones [...]

From pie to health food

By |April 1st, 2012|

New, healthy products include dried cherries and tart cherry juice.

If you hear the words, “tart cherries,” and a nice [...]

Easier access to MRLs

By |March 15th, 2012|

Growers using Washington State University’s online Decision Aid System this season will be able to consider pesticide maximum residue [...]

Tweets tout SweeTango

By |October 1st, 2011|

Eastern Canadian radio personality Kate Peardon’s photo was on the Facebook page of Scotian Gold Cooperative in Nova Scotia.

Since [...]

Everything about PEACHES

By |July 1st, 2011|

Desmond Layne’s work in peach cultivar evaluation means tasting a lot of peaches. “It’s a tough job, but someone [...]

Plethora of platforms

By |January 15th, 2011|

Above, left: Called the Trifrut, this three-wheeled, hydraulic transmission tractor has a low profile for orchard canopies and a [...]

Large art for small farms

By |December 1st, 2010|

An illustration of what John Maher’s ladder artwork will look like.

Artist John Maher of Mosier, Oregon, is turning his [...]

First Bite

By |June 1st, 2010|

We’re excited to offer you, our print readers, something new, something interactive, and something, we hope, that will pique [...]