High-tech cherry packing facility debuts

By |May 14th, 2014|

New plant doubles the cherry volume for Washington Fruit.

New cherry bags boost sales

By |May 14th, 2014|

The new consumer bags protect fruit better and allow high-definition graphics, but are more costly to pack.

Technology is the future of cherry packing

By |May 14th, 2014|

West Coast cherry packers are quickly adopting new sorting technology.

A little paint covers our latest issue

By |May 13th, 2014|

Our May 15, 2014, cherry issue cover is a reproduction of an original oil painting by Kathleen Coy of [...]

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    NW Cherry Growers expect 19.96m boxes this year, up 39 percent from 2013

NW Cherry Growers expect 19.96m boxes this year, up 39 percent from 2013

By |May 9th, 2014|

Northwest Cherry Growers have issued their Round One estimate for this year’s cherry crop, and it’s bullish: up 39 [...]

Tart cherry industry approves extension of market order

By |May 6th, 2014|

Tart cherry producers and processors voted in March to continue the federal marketing order that regulates the marketing of [...]

Behind the scenes with our labor issue cover

By |May 1st, 2014|

On the cover of the May 1, 2014, issue about labor, Fidalina Lleneas is pictured emptying a bucket of [...]

Strong cherry crop possible

By |April 15th, 2014|

Fruit Commission expands export efforts

Cherry marketer finds his niche

By |April 1st, 2014|

Jesus Aguilar helps growers add value to their crops.

Protecting your high-value crop

By |March 19th, 2014|

Orchard netting may be cost effective for high-value varieties like Honeycrisp.