A good orchard begins with good earth. And in orchard country, it’s quite a sight to see a new orchard take shape, with young [...]
Kent Christensen, president of Independent Warehouse, Inc., in Dryden, Washington, received the Washington State Horticultural Association’s Silver Pear [...]
When Dr. Stefano Musacchi arrived in Washington State in August, he knew the expectations were high.
Musacchi, a world-renowned pomologist [...]
Pear industry representatives in Oregon and Washington are collaborating to create a Pest Management Strategic Plan for pears. The [...]
Pears are a relatively small item in the fresh produce department, but they are still important to retailers. Pears [...]
The outlook seems positive for the Northwest canning pear industry going into the 2013 season.
The industry is expecting to [...]
While many pear growers in the Pacific Northwest have welcomed Dr. Amit Dhingra’s efforts to push the pear industry [...]