Meet Chris Britton, USApple chair

By |January 6th, 2014|

Securing an adequate workforce is the organization’s number-one priority.

Gabe Dahle, Young Grower Jan. 1, 2014

By |January 2nd, 2014|

Q:  What attracted you to farming?

I was raised on a farm. At first I didn’t want to come back, [...]

Washington Hort Show 2013

By |December 19th, 2013|

Live Good Fruit Grower coverage of the 2013 Hort Show

Entrepreneur focuses on apple picking

By |December 15th, 2013|

WSU graduate student Mark De Kleine is exploring ways to remove apples from the tree more quickly.

2013 Hort Show Photos, Videos

By |December 5th, 2013|

Look through the many photos and watch videos highlighting the first three days of the 2013 Washington State Horticultural Association show.

A passion for research

By |November 22nd, 2013|

Jim McFerson is passionate about bringing the benefits of research and extension to the entire tree fruit industry

Simplicity is the key

By |November 18th, 2013|

Growers and pickers can’t afford down time.

Preparing for change

By |October 18th, 2013|

When Dr. Stefano Musacchi arrived in Washington State in August, he knew the expectations were high.

Musacchi, a world-renowned pomologist [...]

Looking for common ground

By |October 18th, 2013|

More food safety regulations are going to be a tough pill to swallow for tree fruit growers, but U.S. [...]

Finding the sweet spot

By |October 18th, 2013|

As a grower and marketer of premium tree fruits for the fresh market, Craig Campbell had to adjust his [...]