Pedro Cuevas Jr., Young Grower from Royal City, Washington

By |April 15th, 2015|

grower / Royal City, Washington
age / 25
crops / Cherries, apples
business / Part owner of Rancho Cuevas [...]

Apple box label collection is packer’s passion

By |April 15th, 2015|

Bob Price has one of the country’s largest collections of apple box labels.

Don Mercer to be inducted into Wine Hall of Fame

By |April 13th, 2015|

Horse Heaven Hills pioneer Don Mercer will be inducted in the Legend of Washington Hall of Fame in August [...]

Washington fruit commission representatives reappointed

By |April 13th, 2015|

Mike Wade of Wenatchee has been reappointed as a representative of the Washington State Fruit Commission on the board [...]

Apple specialist retires

By |April 13th, 2015|

Leslie Huffman, apple specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, retired March 1.

She joined OMAFRA [...]

Ballard retires from clean plant program

By |April 1st, 2015|

After helping to expand Washington State’s grape industry through public and private entities for more than 35 years, Gary [...]

Sean Tudor, Young Grower from Grandview, Washington

By |March 31st, 2015|

grower / Grandview, Washington
age / 28
crops / Apples, cherries, wine and juice grapes
business / Owner Rustic [...]

Packers join forces

By |March 31st, 2015|

Valley Fruit and Larson Fruit are building a new apple packing line.

Marcus Morgan, Young Grower from The Dalles, Oregon

By |March 18th, 2015|

grower / Marcus Morgan, 36, The Dalles, Oregon.  (with Miss Blue)
crops / Cherries
business / Orchard manager for [...]

Dick Bartram, 1920-2015

By |March 17th, 2015|

Retired Washington State University Cooperative Extension agent Richard “Dick” Bartram, who was an authority on apple maturity and storage, [...]