Fast track ends for Jerry Haak

By |February 1st, 2014|

Jerry Haak focused on growing fruit and helping others, not his pain.

Widow goes it alone, yet not alone

By |February 1st, 2014|

Pear industry members step in to help Nancy Vaughn produce a quality crop.

Washington State’s most southern vineyard

By |January 30th, 2014|

One of Washington State’s southernmost vineyards, planted within a mile of the Columbia River near Dallesport by Don Graves, [...]

Naumes stays focused on pears

By |January 21st, 2014|

The Naumes family returns to its roots in Medford, after selling most of its California orchards.

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.