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 [...]

Growers partner to buy orchard

By |April 1st, 2015|

Fourteen families joined the venture with their cooperative Scotian Gold.

Fine growth regulator receives EPA approval

By |March 18th, 2015|

Fine Americas, Inc., has received a Section 3 registration from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for the plant growth [...]

Biennial pear congress to begin this year in Italy

By |March 18th, 2015|

Beginning this year, Italy’s Interpoma congress and trade show, which focuses on apples, will be alternated with Futurpera, an [...]

Satellite imagery updated

By |March 17th, 2015|

Wilbur-Ellis Company has reached an agreement with Planet Labs to provide satellite imagery for its AgVerdict software.

AgVerdict is a [...]

Companion has organic listing

By |March 17th, 2015|

Growth Products of White Plains, New York, has introduced Companion, a new broad-spectrum biological fungicide that has been approved [...]

Portable tester measures sugar, color, and maturity

By |March 16th, 2015|

Felix Instruments has introduced a hand-held meter for instantly and non-destructively measuring sugar content, color, and maturity of fruit. [...]