By Geraldine Warner|2014-01-22T15:34:11+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Each tree is allowed to have only one limb on each wire, and the limb is headed halfway to the
By Geraldine Warner|2014-01-22T15:35:49+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Pictured checking a new meter station are members of The Dalles Irrigation District’s Save Water Save Energy project planning team
By Richard Lehnert|2014-01-22T15:40:33+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Last July, new rules in Michigan required most would-be irrigators to get permission to withdraw water either from groundwater using
By Geraldine Warner|2015-06-25T10:08:22+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Research in the Pacific Northwest suggests that mulch placed in the tree row can cut a young apple tree’s water
By Melissa Hansen|2014-01-22T16:23:14+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Small plastic cage sleeves were used to protect the native seedlings from herbivores like rabbits.
Eastern Washington vineyards, with their scant
By admin|2014-01-22T16:25:13+00:00June 1st, 2010|
The Washington Farm Bureau, through Dan Fazio, sponsored a couple of two-day foreman training seminars, one in Mt. Vernon, the
By Geraldine Warner|2014-01-22T14:59:51+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Dale Goldy explains how large branches are removed and upright branches tied down to prevent competition with the central leader.
By Melissa Hansen|2014-01-22T15:04:21+00:00June 1st, 2010|
This labor tracking program uses a scanning device to read a worker’s bar coded identification.
Technology has brought sophisticated pest management
By Melissa Hansen|2014-01-22T15:05:30+00:00June 1st, 2010|
Labor tracking programs help growers know their labor costs in near real-time, instead of after the pay period.
Specialty crop agriculture
By Melissa Hansen|2014-01-22T15:07:04+00:00June 1st, 2010|
The real advantage that University of California’s Gregorio Billikopf sees from labor tracking programs is improvement in productivity by strengthening