Lottery planned for WA 38

By |November 27th, 2013|

Washington State University expects big demand for trees of its latest apple release.

B.C. growers should focus on clones

By |November 26th, 2013|

Grape gowers need to find out which clones will work best in British Columbia.

New comment period set on deregulation of Arctic apples

By |November 20th, 2013|

A second, “final,” 30-day period has opened during which the public may comment on deregulation of Okanagan Specialty Fruits’ [...]

Good Stuff

By |November 18th, 2013|

Early Pink Lady
An early maturing selection of Pink Lady (cultivar Cripps Pink) is available from Brandt’s Fruit Trees [...]

Sweetie, Smitten, and Papple

By |November 18th, 2013|

 

The belief that certain apples have superior value perhaps began when a slithery creature wiggled up to Adam and [...]

Lottery planned for WA 38

By |November 1st, 2013|

Washington State University expects big demand for trees of its latest apple release.

New York apples names

By |September 1st, 2013|

Those two new apple varieties formerly called New York 1 and New York 2 and now named SnapDragon and [...]

Pear industry ripe for change

By |September 1st, 2013|

When Dr. Amit Dhingra joined Washington State University seven years ago as a plant genomicist, one thing immediately struck [...]

Top Five pear research needs

By |September 1st, 2013|

Although most pears are grown in traditional orchards, the same way they’ve been grown for many decades, there’s not [...]

Reluctant Regina

By |September 1st, 2013|

Cherry growers in Oregon like the Regina cherry. They like that it has some resistance to rain cracking and that the fruit ships well to Asia or Europe. They just wish the trees would be more productive.