Opal apple verified as non-GMO

By |May 2nd, 2014|

FirstFruits seeks to head off confusion with a GMO apple that might be approved.

Is fresh best?

By |May 1st, 2014|

Study shows processed fruits and vegetables can be a good option.

USApple president visits the other Washington

By |April 30th, 2014|

Jim Bair, president of the U.S. Apple Association, visited Washington State this week for the first time since taking [...]

Strong cherry crop possible

By |April 15th, 2014|

Fruit Commission expands export efforts

Opal apple verified non-GMO

By |April 2nd, 2014|

FirstFruits heads off confusion with a GMO-apple that might be approved.

WSU announces drawing for WA 38 apple trees

By |March 26th, 2014|

Washington State University will hold a random drawing to decide who will be able to plant WA 38, the [...]

Washington Apple Commission revises roles in handling market access issues

By |March 14th, 2014|

The Washington Apple Commission gave a nod of approval during its annual meeting in March to changes in how [...]

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 [...]

Video: IFTA members visit century-old farm

By |March 11th, 2014|

Day’s Century Growers Inc. at Kelowna is one of the oldest and biggest pear producers in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley.

Pruning demonstrations on stopping postharvest disease

By |March 5th, 2014|

Three Northwest industry groups have organized pruning demonstrations on how to stop postharvest diseases spread by infected Manchurian crabapple trees.