Boone Davis, Young Grower Jan. 15, 2014

By |January 21st, 2014|

Q:  What attracted you to farming?

My great-grandfather was one of the early pear farmers in the upper valley. Everyone [...]

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 [...]

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.