June 2008 Issue

Two-year life cycle

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Wounds, such as this one caused by trellis wire, provide entry points for the apple clearwing moth.

Food-safety scrutiny

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Deciduous tree fruits are not considered high-risk commodities when it comes to food safety, but shippers in the Pacific Northwest

Saving water

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Microdrip irrigation resulted in substantial water savings compared with microsprinkler methods in a seven-year, University of Idaho irrigation study on

Water stress leads to small fruit

By |June 1st, 2008|

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For many pear growers, irrigation seems like just a routine chore, but irrigation may be the single most important factor

Good cherry crop still expected

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Unseasonably cold temperatures occurring at bloom time may have taken some of the shine off

Cherry consumption grows

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Fresh cherries continue to create excitement in produce departments. Consumption of fresh cherries in the United States has increased 400

Commit to cool

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Derk VanKonynenburg, center, shares cooling details. Evaporative cooling can help improve fruit quality, reduce tree stress,

Good stuff

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Light Sensor Meter Spectrum Technologies, Inc., has introduced a Field Scout External Light Sensor Meter, for measuring ultraviolet light,

Quick Bites

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Prevar Releases Apple Variety Prevar Ltd., a company that commercializes new apple and pear varieties from the HortResearch breeding

Good to go

By |June 1st, 2008|

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Training for a Recall The United Fresh Research and Education Foundation is accepting registrations for a course entitled "Training

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