Jim Koan; A man of principle

By |January 6th, 2014|

Jim Koan, Michigan organic apple pioneer, is honored by the state’s Horticultural Society.

A common sense organic approach

By |January 6th, 2014|

Silver Apple Award winner Ray Fuller approaches organic production from a scientific point of view.

Meet Chris Britton, USApple chair

By |January 6th, 2014|

Securing an adequate workforce is the organization’s number-one priority.

Gabe Dahle, Young Grower Jan. 1, 2014

By |January 2nd, 2014|

Q:  What attracted you to farming?

I was raised on a farm. At first I didn’t want to come back, [...]

Hort Association, grape growers bestow honors

By |January 1st, 2014|

Silver Pear

Kent Christensen, president of Independent Warehouse, Inc., in Dryden, Washington, received the Washington State Horticultural Association’s Silver Pear [...]

Hort Association bestows honors

By |December 5th, 2013|

Kent Christensen, president of Independent Warehouse, Inc., in Dryden, Washington, received the Washington State Horticultural Association’s Silver Pear Award during the association’s annual meeting in December.

Grower comments wanted

By |November 27th, 2013|

Consolidation task force seeks input.

Colombini, the collaborator

By |November 27th, 2013|

California orchardist has helped bring Northwest and California cherry industries together.

Learn by doing

By |November 27th, 2013|

Jeff Colombini has learned the hard way that not all growing techniques fit his conditions.

Meet the 2013 Grower of the Year

By |November 27th, 2013|

California grower has an open door -- Jeff Colombini is always looking for a better way to grow fruit.