Wine foundation honored

By |January 29th, 2014|

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation was named a benefactor last month during the fundraising Washington State University Foundation Gala [...]

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 [...]

Washington State fruit consolidation plan advances

By |January 23rd, 2014|

The boards of four Washington organizations will vote in the next few weeks on whether to go ahead with a plan to consolidate into a new organization called the Washington Tree Fruit Association

Top 5 global wine trends

By |January 21st, 2014|

A survey of 115 international wine trade professionals, commissioned by ProWein, an international trade fair of wines and spirits, [...]

World fruit watch for January 15, 2014

By |January 21st, 2014|

Happenings in the world of tree fruit.

Michigan Apple Queen crowned

By |January 21st, 2014|

Elizabeth ­Wittenbach of Belding was crowned the Michigan Apple Queen for 2014, and Emily ­Webster of Paw Paw is [...]

Oregon Cherry Growers promotes Weeden

By |January 21st, 2014|

Grower-owned cooperative Oregon Cherry Growers has announced the promotion of Danny Weeden, ten-year company veteran, to the role of [...]

Jim Archer named 69th Cherry King

By |January 13th, 2014|

Congratulations to Jim Archer, the 69th Cherry King selected by Northwest cherry growers at the annual Cherry Institute meeting [...]

NFE’s Archer retires

By |January 13th, 2014|

After leading the Northwest Fruit Exporters for 20 years, Jim Archer retired at the end of 2013. Fred Scarlett [...]

No ban on small cherries

By |December 19th, 2013|

Washington’s fresh cherry packers will continue to be allowed to ship 12-row red cherries, members of the Washington Cherry [...]