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 [...]

Video touts fruit industry jobs

By |December 1st, 2009|

Jobs in the tree fruit industry aren’t limited to the obvious ones of picking or packing fruit. That’s the [...]

Extension educators

By |December 1st, 2009|

WSU Extension educator Karen Lewis expects to see more technologies used in orchards to augment workers, in addition to [...]

Good Point – Chris Schlect

By |November 1st, 2009|

America’s system of delivering food to retail customers is a marvel. Without a cadre of governmental central planners dictating [...]