By Good Fruit Grower|2016-12-08T12:23:52+00:00December 7th, 2016|
Farm transfer planning and lending were the topics in one Wednesday morning session about “Future Farmers” at the Washington State
By Shannon Dininny|2016-12-01T10:21:05+00:00December 1st, 2016|
By Good Fruit Grower|2016-11-30T12:14:32+00:00November 30th, 2016|
“Continuous Change,” the theme of the Washington State Tree Fruit Association 112th Annual Meeting, is a familiar challenge to the
By Ross Courtney|2016-11-22T11:48:37+00:00November 22nd, 2016|
Chad Vargas demonstrates his modified DJI Phantom 4 drone from the back of his truck. (TJ Mullinax/Good Fruit Grower)
By Ross Courtney|2016-11-17T10:39:33+00:00November 17th, 2016|
Pallets stand five racks high, cramped, dark and sci-fi eerie. Robotic cranes, guided by lasers and bar codes, retrieve the
By Ross Courtney|2016-11-07T09:51:15+00:00November 7th, 2016|
Pneumatic air-controlled gripper may lend itself to robotic fruit harvest.
By Shannon Dininny|2016-11-03T15:15:01+00:00November 3rd, 2016|
A vacuum apple harvester under development by a California company has shown it can see the apples, pick them from
By Shannon Dininny|2016-11-09T09:57:38+00:00October 30th, 2016|
Vacuum picker under development brings the apple industry closer than ever to automating harvest.
By Shannon Dininny|2016-09-08T15:12:10+00:00September 8th, 2016|
United Fresh is offering a Preventive Controls for Human Food Qualified Individual training program at three sites in October and
By Dave Weinstock|2016-09-08T15:49:06+00:00September 1st, 2016|
Wafler Farms wanted to do more than just mechanize tasks on the farm.
Paul Wafler also wanted to be able to