By Melissa Hansen|2008-11-01T00:00:00+00:00November 1st, 2008|
Peach and nectarine trees in France cost the equivalent of U.S.$16, including royalties. In the nursery, mechanical hedgers
By Geraldine Warner|2008-11-01T00:00:00+00:00November 1st, 2008|
Washington Apple Commission board members are hoping to interview a shortlist of three candidates for the position of president during
By admin|2008-11-01T00:00:00+00:00November 1st, 2008|
by Keith Granger, Gwen Hoheisel, and Jay Brunner, Washington State University How can Washington tree fruit growers build better
The future of the Concorde pear seems uncertain, despite the good characteristics of the fruit.
Background: Dropped Concorde pears. Inset, back: Rudy Prey finds discoloring, showing that the trunk is infected with fireblight.
The Washington State Department of Ecology has fined Snokist Growers of Yakima, Washington, $10,000 for failing to respond properly when
Concorde pears in a healthy block. Fireblight can become systemic in Concorde trees. The 2008 season
Fourteen tree fruit packers in eastern Washington State have together paid more than $600,000 in
Can you spot the cultural gaffe in this graphic? Workers need training before they are exposed
Dan Davis joins CF Fresh Dan Davis has joined CF Fresh of Sedro-Woolley, Washington, as production coordinator. He oversees the