FMC releases biofungicide

By |March 16th, 2015|

FMC Corporation has developed a new broad-spectrum, biological fungicide called Fracture for control of powdery mildew, botrytis, and brown [...]

Huge apple crop keeps pressure on prices

By |March 13th, 2015|

The huge national apple crop has put tremendous down pressure on prices, but fresh shippers have done a great [...]

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    Richard Lehnert of Good Fruit Grower earns MSU distinguished service award

Richard Lehnert of Good Fruit Grower earns MSU distinguished service award

By |March 11th, 2015|

Richard Lehnert, who writes about tree fruit production as associate editor of Good Fruit Grower magazine, was selected to [...]

DeVaney: Why telling our story matters

By |March 10th, 2015|

By Jon DeVaney

While not yet ratified, an agreement on a new contract for West Coast port workers has been [...]

Wine grape business workshop offered this month

By |March 5th, 2015|

Four workshops focused on reducing wine grape revenue losses will be offered on March 18 and 19 in Eastern [...]

Positions open for Washington Wine Commission

By |March 3rd, 2015|

Wine grape growers and producers who are interested in joining the Washington Wine Commission board are asked to apply [...]

Crab apple pruning demos

By |March 2nd, 2015|

Two pruning demonstrations have been scheduled this month to help orchardists understand how to prune Manchurian crab apple trees [...]

Awards presented at IFTA’s Nova Scotia conference

By |March 2nd, 2015|

The International Tree Fruit Association named Charles Embree its 2015 Outstanding Researcher of the Year during its 58th annual [...]

Intrexon to acquire Okanagan Specialty Fruits for $41 million

By |March 1st, 2015|

Intrexon Corporation, of Germantown, Maryland, a company focusing on synthetic biology products, has agreed to acquire Okanagan Specialty Fruits [...]

Ag job fairs planned in Eastern Washington

By |February 26th, 2015|

Agricultural job fairs have been announced for three communities in Eastern Washington centered on educating Spanish speaking workers about [...]