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.

Commission: More MAP dollars mean cherries go farther

By |March 13th, 2014|

The Washington State Fruit Commission is gearing up for a strong cherry crop in 2014. Though it’s too soon [...]

Bryan Mrachek, Young Grower, March 1, 2014

By |March 6th, 2014|

Bryan Mrachek / grower / Malaga, Washington

age / 27

family farm / Lucky Bohemian Farms, which is owned by Laura and [...]

New pests threaten IPM

By |March 5th, 2014|

Pest management programs have become softer and more stable over the past few decades, but new invasive pests could change that.

A humble leader (Video)

By |March 5th, 2014|

Throughout his career, WSU entomologist Jay Brunner has turned science into economic reality for Washington State tree fruit growers.

Cold Train has new owners, expansion plans

By |March 3rd, 2014|

Up to 1,000 more containers planned to move food across nation.