September 2009 Issue

Education eases growers into new era of pest control

By |September 1st, 2009|

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Dr. Jay Brunner (right) and the Pest Management Transition Project team have reached out to growers, consultants, and farmworkers.

by Keith

Pear export prospects

By |September 1st, 2009|

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A family samples USA pears in a supermarket in the city of Dubai. The United Arab Emirates is a significant

Pear access negotiations continue

By |September 1st, 2009|

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The United States and China are each hoping the other will grant permission to export pears.

The United States has been

Let there be light

By |September 1st, 2009|

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Ideally, the long-term future will bring a dwarfing rootstock to enable pear growers to switch to more efficient production systems,

WANTED: dwarfing pear rootstock

By |September 1st, 2009|

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Since the pear industry still lacks a dwarfing rootstock, Dr. Todd Einhorn is experimenting with ways to improve light penetration

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