By Melissa Hansen|2014-02-25T17:39:10+00:00December 1st, 2009|
As the new president, John Verbrugge will lead Washington’s Horticultural Association into more involvement with state regulatory issues.
New Hort President
By Geraldine Warner|2014-02-25T16:24:19+00:00December 1st, 2009|
Does attracting natural enemies to an orchard by planting a cover crop translate to better biological control of pests in
By admin|2014-02-25T16:08:02+00:00December 1st, 2009|
Robots harvesting fruit, scientists creating the perfect apple trees in petri dishes, and a fruit industry run by conglomerates were
By Melissa Hansen|2014-02-25T17:03:36+00:00December 1st, 2009|
There are too many new apple varieties, says Polish orchardist Krzysztof Hermanowicz.
New market niches, more emphasis on eating quality, technological
By Geraldine Warner|2014-02-25T17:06:29+00:00December 1st, 2009|
Dr. Steve Fransen points out that the ladino clover had pink root nodules, indicating that it was fixing nitrogen.
By Geraldine Warner|2014-02-25T17:53:19+00:00December 1st, 2009|
“Change is in the wind,” an article in the Good Fruit Grower declared in 1987, which was a year of
By Melissa Hansen|2014-02-25T17:47:33+00:00December 1st, 2009|
Tree fruit packers believe that future technology will improve labor efficiencies while improving fruit quality
New technology will touch all areas
By Melissa Hansen|2014-02-25T16:20:23+00:00December 1st, 2009|
As the Pacific Northwest sweet cherry industry moves toward larger crops in the future, it will take the industry working
By Melissa Hansen|2014-02-25T16:44:05+00:00December 1st, 2009|
A new interest in clones and lesser-known varieties will drive vineyard plantings in Washington State in the next ten years,
By Geraldine Warner|2014-02-25T16:34:39+00:00December 1st, 2009|
Laura Mrachek works to make a difference in the tree fruit industry.
Laura Mrachek, retiring president of the Washington State Horticultural