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Apple specialist retires

  • April 13th, 2015

Leslie Huffman, apple specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, [...]

Growers get tree audits

  • April 3rd, 2015

Fruit Rights Australia Inc., a company set up a year ago to deter illegal [...]

B.C. growers elect board

  • April 2nd, 2015

Members of the B.C. Fruit Growers’ Association in British Columbia, Canada, reelected Fred Steele [...]

  • Big hopes for small apple

Big hopes for small apple

  • March 30th, 2015

The Italian company Kiku Variety Management has big hopes for its small apple called [...]

Satellite imagery updated

  • March 17th, 2015

Wilbur-Ellis Company has reached an agreement with Planet Labs to provide satellite imagery for [...]

Companion has organic listing

  • March 17th, 2015

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

Dick Bartram, 1920-2015

  • March 17th, 2015

Retired Washington State University Cooperative Extension agent Richard “Dick” Bartram, who was an authority [...]

FMC releases biofungicide

  • March 16th, 2015

FMC Corporation has developed a new broad-spectrum, biological fungicide called Fracture for control of [...]

Crab apple pruning demos

  • March 2nd, 2015

Two pruning demonstrations have been scheduled this month to help orchardists understand how to [...]