In the Box

By |April 15th, 2014|

Puffer research
Dear Good Fruit Grower:
I am a University of California pomology farm advisor and have worked in the [...]

Sean & Joe Naumes, Young Growers from Medford Oregon

By |April 5th, 2014|

growers / Medford, Oregon

(Sean, left) age / 24
crops / Pears and vineyard
education / Santa Clara University
title [...]

Nursery is going out strong

By |April 3rd, 2014|

Family operated Columbia Basin Nursery is selling its last trees.

Cherry marketer finds his niche

By |April 1st, 2014|

Jesus Aguilar helps growers add value to their crops.

Tim Smith, the growers’ ally

By |April 1st, 2014|

Tim Smith always worked with the growers’ interests in mind.

Growers benefit from Smith’s work

By |April 1st, 2014|

Tim Smith’s research has put money back in growers’ pockets.

Ryan Swanson, Young Grower from Nova Scotia

By |March 27th, 2014|

Ryan Swanson/ grower / Centreville, Nova Scotia, Canada

age / 37

crops / More than 130 acres of apples

business / Eisses [...]

Mayer named Apple Citizen of the Year

By |March 26th, 2014|

Kirk Mayer, manager of the Washington Growers Clearing House Association, has been named Apple Citizen of the Year by [...]

Pear grower Laura Naumes blazes a trail

By |March 25th, 2014|

Laura Naumes is the first woman to chair the Pear Bureau Northwest.

Inspiration Awards presented to Yakima area farm families

By |March 18th, 2014|

Four couples from Mexico were honored by the Center for Latino Farmers in Yakima