John Daniel Gebbers, 1930 – 2014

By |October 31st, 2014|

John “Danny” Gebbers, 84, patriarch of the Gebbers family that has been growing apples near Brewster for more than [...]

China opens to Washington State apples

By |October 29th, 2014|

 
Good news came to Washington’s apple industry today when U.S. Department of Agriculture officials announced the immediate reopening [...]

United Fresh endorses Newhouse

By |October 23rd, 2014|

United Fresh Produce Association,  the national trade association for the fresh produce industry in Washington, D.C., has endorsed Dan [...]

Oxbo sells vineyard product line

By |July 28th, 2014|

The latest products and services for tree fruit and grape growers.

UC hires apiculturist

By |July 28th, 2014|

Industry People in the news

Carter retires from Hort Council

By |July 28th, 2014|

Industry people in the news

Jon DeVaney will head new tree fruit association

By |July 22nd, 2014|

Maintaining services for growers will be a priority after merger of four tree fruit organizations.

Obama goes without Congress on immigration reform

By |June 30th, 2014|

President Barack Obama will announce today his plan to use executive authority to move on immigration reform.

Obama has said [...]

Thurlby on radio: 2014 Northwest cherry crop still looking great

By |June 26th, 2014|

BJ Thurlby of Northwest Cherry Growers continues to have a bullish outlook on this year’s crop. Growers are expecting [...]

Warmest spring in 20 years ends with hottest May since 1997

By |June 23rd, 2014|

Washington State has been warm, the warmest spring in 20 years, says AgWeatherNet meteorologist Nic Loyd.

And also amazing: Washington saw [...]