Doorninks share yield-boosting strategies

By |September 2nd, 2015|

Growers harvest more apples than they once thought possible.

Andy Smith, a Young Grower from Poplar Grove, Illinois

By |September 2nd, 2015|

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grower / Poplar Grove, Illinois
age / 29
crops / Apples, diversified farm
business / Manager of Edwards Apple Orchard
family background / Third-generation

Books introduce kids to farming

By |August 29th, 2015|

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Octane Press, a publisher based in Austin, Texas, is producing a line of books aimed at children featuring Case IH

ReTain registered for double dose

By |August 28th, 2015|

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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has approved a new label for the growth regulator ReTain (aminoethoxyvinylglycine) that allows pome fruit

Fresh-cut path for Woot Froot

By |August 28th, 2015|

Kim Gaarde did the impossible by bringing fresh-sliced pears, peaches, and nectarines to consumers.

Results rise with adjuvants

By |August 27th, 2015|

Bread yeast shows potential for improving pesticide performance.

Hedging to improve quality

By |August 26th, 2015|

A Washington grower-packer foresees multiple benefits from mechanical pruning.

A pear a day…

By |August 25th, 2015|

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Pears could have multiple health benefits, according to preliminary research at the North Dakota State University in Fargo.

Researchers there studied

Help with hedging

By |August 25th, 2015|

When can mechanical pruning be done and will it increase fruit sunburn?

C&O Nursery restructures management

By |August 24th, 2015|

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The board of C&O Nursery in Wenatchee, Washington, has restructured management of the company.

Todd Snyder, formerly company secretary, succeeded Jack

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