By Richard Lehnert|2014-01-10T11:39:39+00:00August 1st, 2011|
After 30 years breeding peaches for the South—15 in the Prince series alone—W.R. (Dick) Okie retired this year. He is
By Geraldine Warner|2014-01-10T11:19:27+00:00August 1st, 2011|
The Pear Bureau Northwest is planning a study to find out how well consumers like pears that have been treated
By Melissa Hansen|2014-01-10T11:26:31+00:00August 1st, 2011|
Jeff Sample has more than 70 grape selections of clones and varieties in his Terroir Nouveaux Nurseries in Sunnyside, Washington.
By admin|2014-01-10T11:50:47+00:00August 1st, 2011|
Dawson Moore loves apples.
Dawson Moore, pictured on his first birthday last fall, just couldn’t wait until the day when
By admin|2014-01-10T11:23:20+00:00August 1st, 2011|
The top tree fruit industry in the nation requires and deserves one of the nation’s elite research and education programs.
By Richard Lehnert|2014-03-26T17:18:14+00:00August 1st, 2011|
Purdue University graduate student Santosh Soparawalla, left, and postdoctoral researcher Fatkhulla Tadjimukhamedov demonstrate a miniature mass spectrometer used
By Geraldine Warner|2014-01-10T11:55:11+00:00August 1st, 2011|
Tall spindle plantings produce high early yields and are simple to train and prune.
There are numerous ways to grow apple
By admin|2014-01-10T11:32:59+00:00August 1st, 2011|
I am fortunate to travel the country meeting with apple growers, packers, and other USApple members, and hear firsthand the
By admin|2014-01-10T12:09:47+00:00August 1st, 2011|
Starting about three weeks before anticipated harvest, fruit of each selection is tested weekly for starch conversion.
Washington Tree Fruit Research
By Melissa Hansen|2014-01-10T11:17:04+00:00August 1st, 2011|
Jeff Sample has a small greenhouse that he uses to grow cuttings and increase the number of vines that he