SWD and BMSB pest workshop this month

By |April 16th, 2015|

A spotted wing drosophila and brown marmorated stinkbug focused seminar will be held in Hood River, Oregon, at the [...]

Don Mercer to be inducted into Wine Hall of Fame

By |April 13th, 2015|

Horse Heaven Hills pioneer Don Mercer will be inducted in the Legend of Washington Hall of Fame in August [...]

Another record harvest for wine grapes

By |April 13th, 2015|

Washington State’s 2014 wine grape harvest was the largest on record and posted the third consecutive year of growth, [...]

Washington fruit commission representatives reappointed

By |April 13th, 2015|

Mike Wade of Wenatchee has been reappointed as a representative of the Washington State Fruit Commission on the board [...]

Apple specialist retires

By |April 13th, 2015|

Leslie Huffman, apple specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, retired March 1.

She joined OMAFRA [...]

  • Fernando Ruiz loads a refrigerated container operated by Cold Train Express Intermodal Service onto a rail car on the mile-long BNSF Z-line at the Port of Quincy, Washington on Sept. 18, 2013. (TJ Mullinax/Good Fruit Grower file photo)
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    Cold Train officers file $41 million lawsuit against BNSF railway

Cold Train officers file $41 million lawsuit against BNSF railway

By |April 7th, 2015|

Two former officers of Cold Train Express Intermodal Service have filed a $41 million lawsuit against Burlington Northern Santa [...]

Kennewick packer earns certification

By |April 5th, 2015|

Columbia Fresh Packing, an apple and cherry packer in Kennewick, Washington, has received U.S. Department of Agriculture certification for [...]

New Zealand wind machine is now available in U.S.

By |April 4th, 2015|

A portable wind machine developed and manufactured in New Zealand is now being distributed in the United States by Chamberlin [...]

Growers get tree audits

By |April 3rd, 2015|

Fruit Rights Australia Inc., a company set up a year ago to deter illegal propagation of stone fruit varieties, [...]

B.C. growers elect board

By |April 2nd, 2015|

Members of the B.C. Fruit Growers’ Association in British Columbia, Canada, reelected Fred Steele as president for 2015, with [...]