Lottery planned for WA 38

By |November 1st, 2013|

Washington State University expects big demand for trees of its latest apple release.

Michigan apple industry sets shipment record

By |October 23rd, 2013|

The Michigan apple industry set new shipment records two weeks in a row in October, shipping 414,702 boxes [...]

Free ag business training

By |October 22nd, 2013|

The Washington State Department of Labor and Industries is offering a day of free training for agricultural businesses [...]

Tucker Cellars finds niche

By |October 18th, 2013|

Third-generation wine grape grower Randy Tucker has made wine in Washington’s Yakima Valley for 30 years. Through the decades, [...]

Finding the sweet spot

By |October 18th, 2013|

As a grower and marketer of premium tree fruits for the fresh market, Craig Campbell had to adjust his [...]

Cherry sales sizzle in China

By |October 18th, 2013|

Online cherry sales in China were the highlight of a season that growers, marketers, and retailers would rather forget.

They like it fresh

By |October 17th, 2013|

If you’re a person who doesn’t like tattoos and body piercings, looks suspiciously at people with dark skin, doesn’t [...]

Apple growers to harvest larger crop

By |October 17th, 2013|

The U.S. Apple Association lowered its estimate of the size of the United States apple crop by 3.2 million [...]

Learning from last season

By |October 17th, 2013|

The 2012 U.S. apple crop holds some lessons for apple marketers, lessons that are not “intuitive.” For example, consumers [...]

Top 5 things your marketer would tell you

By |October 17th, 2013|

We understand your risks and challenges. Mast said marketers understand the huge risks that growers take when planting [...]