Nicholson is named new chair of U.S. Apple Association

By |October 1st, 2014|

Mark Nicholson of Red Jacket Orchards in Geneva, New York, has succeeded Chris Britton of Modesto, California, as chair [...]

Soil testing seminar planned for late October

By |September 15th, 2014|

Washington State University soil scientist Dr. Joan Davenport will present a seminar on “The Hows and Whys of Soil [...]

OSU hopes to fill David Sugar’s research position

By |September 3rd, 2014|

Growers and other stakeholders will meet on September 9 at Oregon State University’s Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center [...]

Tree fruit associations close down

By |August 29th, 2014|

Two long-established tree fruit organizations closed their doors on August 29 as they merged into the new Washington State [...]

New Michigan commission signs agreement with university

By |August 28th, 2014|

Michigan growers pledge their money in return for assurances.

Large crops impact pricing for processing apples

By |August 28th, 2014|

The prospect of Washington State’s record apple crop, with more than 20 million bushels of sort-outs, is having an [...]

Apple crop is big worldwide

By |August 28th, 2014|

United States apple growers are harvesting a big crop—the third largest ever—but that’s a small part of the big [...]

WSU seeks tree fruit pathologist

By |August 27th, 2014|

Washington State University plans to interview candidates this fall for a plant pathology research position in Wenatchee that has [...]

USApple bumps crop size estimate to 263.8 million bushels

By |August 23rd, 2014|

The U.S. Apple Association says there are more apples out there than the U.S. Department of Agriculture estimated on [...]

Processors agree to price schedule for Michigan apples

By |August 20th, 2014|

The Michigan Processing Apple Growers marketing committee has negotiated minimum apple prices with six apple processors.

The prices are $12.50 [...]