Stone fruit farm stay

By |July 1st, 2014|

Mike and Nori Naylor educate urban folks about agriculture and stone fruit one family at a time. At their [...]

Organic Pioneer

By |July 1st, 2014|

Mike Naylor has grown organic stone fruit for 30 years.

Registration for grapevine virus workshop ends July 3

By |June 30th, 2014|

July 3 is the deadline to register for one of three, half-day workshops on grapevine viruses and associated diseases [...]

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, [...]

Peaches inhibit breast cancer

By |June 30th, 2014|

Scientists found that consumption of peach polyphenolics slowed tumor growth.

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.

Warmest spring in 20 years ends with hottest May since 1997

By |June 23rd, 2014|

Washington State has been warm, the warmest spring in 20 years, says AgWeatherNet meteorologist Nic Loyd.

And also amazing: Washington saw [...]

New board member joins Washington Wine Industry Foundation

By |June 20th, 2014|

Sherri Swingle joins the Washington Wine Industry Foundation board of directors. Swingle, who was the executive director of the [...]

Nurseries struggle to meet demand

By |June 18th, 2014|

Growers are spending their profits on updating orchards.