What makes peach trees tick?

By |August 15th, 2014|

Ted DeJong has spent a career finding answers to that question.

Predicting fruit quality

By |August 13th, 2014|

Dry matter analysis can help predict quality of stored fruit.

Orchard soil management seminars begin in August

By |July 25th, 2014|

The first of three planned soil management seminars will begin on Wednesday, August 13, in Wenatchee, Washington. “The Potential [...]

Scientists work on paper-wasp lure

By |July 15th, 2014|

Though often confused with yellowjackets, paper wasps do not respond to the same bait.

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 [...]

How to grow Cosmic Crisp

By |July 14th, 2014|

WA 38 is grower friendly and should present minimal harvesting, storage, or packing problems.

Summing up a career

By |July 10th, 2014|

Dr. Scott Johnson worked for 31 years as an extension specialist for the University of California, Davis. He was [...]

Trees in a sandbox

By |July 9th, 2014|

Peach growing practices transformed by solid California research

Peaches inhibit breast cancer

By |June 30th, 2014|

Scientists found that consumption of peach polyphenolics slowed tumor growth.

Nurseries fund East Malling research

By |June 18th, 2014|

INN will provide funding for rootstock development.