Washington Fruit expands

By |January 15th, 2015|

Washington Fruit and Produce company is building a new apple packing facility at River Road, Yakima, which is expected [...]

Washington Growers League meets Jan. 22 in Yakima

By |January 13th, 2015|

The Washington Growers League will hold its 2015 Annual Meeting and Labor Conference on Thursday, January 22 from 8:00 [...]

Wine institute has new executive director

By |January 12th, 2015|

The Washington Wine Institute hired a new executive director to manage policy and regulatory issues facing Washington winery owners. [...]

Application window opens for grape scholarships

By |January 12th, 2015|

The Washington Wine Industry Foundation is offering more than $30,000 in scholarships for undergraduate and post-graduate students studying viticulture, [...]

Associations seek grower support in piece-rate case

By |January 6th, 2015|

Two associations are asking tree fruit growers to help defend a Washington State Supreme Court case regarding extra pay [...]

Grape industry honors members

By |January 6th, 2015|

The Washington State Grape Society recognized the industry contributions of three members during its annual meeting held in November [...]

Robert L. Andrews, 1930 – 2014

By |January 2nd, 2015|

Andrews credited for helping develop grape region.

Patella joins CMI marketing team

By |January 1st, 2015|

Don Patella has joined the marketing team of Columbia Marketing International. Patella, who is working from his home state [...]

Cornell tops plant science list

By |December 23rd, 2014|

The magazine U.S. News and World Report has released its ranking of universities that are tops in the world [...]

Cherry Institute meeting set for January 16

By |December 18th, 2014|

Cherry growers from the Pacific Northwest will gather at the 72nd Cherry Institute to learn the latest horticultural research, [...]