Small farms conference to be held in February

By |January 15th, 2015|

U.S. Representative Dan Newhouse will headline a single-day conference focusing on small farm and ranch issues in Yakima, Washington, [...]

Mason bees generating buzz

By |January 15th, 2015|

Mason bees have the potential to help tree fruit growers in the Pacific Northwest to significantly improve yields, according [...]

Improved pheromones receive U.S. approval

By |January 15th, 2015|

Semios, a supplier of precision pest management tools based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, has received approval from the [...]

New apple and pear thinner introduced in Europe

By |January 15th, 2015|

Brevis is a novel new thinning chemical for apples and pears that will be marketed in Europe this year.

It [...]

Cherry growers recognized for innovative campaign

By |January 15th, 2015|

The Asia Fruit international award for the best 2014 marketing campaign, won jointly by Northwest Cherry Growers and two [...]

Stokes scholarship established

By |January 15th, 2015|

A scholarship endowment fund has been established in the name of Tom Stokes to recognize his work as chief executive [...]

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 [...]

Michigan cider makers unite

By |January 15th, 2015|

A small group of Michigan hard cider makers has started the Michigan Cider Association.

“The bylaws were signed during Expo,” [...]

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. [...]