David Alvarez, Young Grower from Prosser, Washington

By |July 29th, 2014|

age / 28
crops / Organic cherries and apples
title / Farm manager
business / Adolfo Alvarez Farm David [...]

Herald visits Sea-Tac to watch cherries fly to China

By |July 23rd, 2014|

The Yakima Herald-Republic’s Ross Courtney visited Sea-Tac airport to watch cherries from the Yakima and Wenatchee areas get loaded [...]

Grab and go packaging: Cup o’ Cherries

By |July 18th, 2014|

Chelan Fresh Marketing has introduced a new consumer pack of cherries designed for snacking on the go.

The package, called [...]

Fourth cherry residue test results are available

By |July 14th, 2014|

For the fourth consecutive year, the Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission has conducted a trial to provide the Northwest [...]

More apples being grown in Michigan cherry country

By |July 9th, 2014|

Michigan Pomesters look at ways to turn apple trials into real-world application.

Tips on video from the 2014 Cherry Institute sessions

By |July 6th, 2014|

Three short videos highlighting tips for tree-fruit growers from the 2014 Cherry Institute in Yakima, Washington.

Editor’s note: the sound [...]

Northwest cherries moving in huge volumes

By |July 2nd, 2014|

June saw some huge shipments of cherries, averaging 332,000 boxes per day, according to the Northwest Cherry Growers.

What was [...]

More than cherries

By |June 30th, 2014|

California’s cherry season normally runs fast and furious for about eight weeks. Growers usually have other crops to farm, [...]

Thurlby on radio: 2014 Northwest cherry crop still looking great

By |June 26th, 2014|

BJ Thurlby of Northwest Cherry Growers continues to have a bullish outlook on this year’s crop. Growers are expecting [...]

Low chill hurts California cherry crop

By |June 26th, 2014|

Lack of winter tule fog impacted fruit set.