Is your orchard robot ready? – Video

By |February 15th, 2017|

Industry leaders break out crystal ball to help growers prepare for ‘game changers.’

Chris Oakes, Young Grower from Lyndonville, New York

By |February 1st, 2017|

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family background/ Chris is a fourth-generation farmer who works with many of his relatives along Lake Ontario. He’s learned from

G.S. Long Winter Ag Academy meets Feb. 15 in Kennewick

By |January 31st, 2017|

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The next G.S. Long Winter Ag Academy will be Feb 15 at the Three Rivers Convention Center in Kennewick, Washington.

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Compliance countdown: Getting ready for next year’s food safety regulations

By |January 20th, 2017|

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Inspections under the Food Safety Modernization Act are coming to orchards and packing plants in 2018 and, with just a

Empire State Producers Expo: Wednesday wrapup

By |January 18th, 2017|

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A sparsely attended but lively discussion about H-2A guest workers highlighted Wednesday’s proceedings at the Empire State Producers Expo in

Cuban farms: Making virtue from necessity

By |January 11th, 2017|

Shortages of fuel, chemicals and machinery make Cuban farms organic but not efficient.

Cuba’s next chapter? Not so fast

By |January 11th, 2017|

Politics and Cuba’s own challenges make the island a distant prospect for tree fruit growers.

Insider tips to avoid growing an $8 box of fruit

By |January 10th, 2017|

Success from tree to market

Trade questions loom as 2017 begins

By |January 10th, 2017|

Focus for the year ahead is keeping current markets open while the U.S. tree fruit industry awaits the president-elect’s actions on trade.

Ag Safety Day coming to Wenatchee and Yakima in Feb.

By |January 9th, 2017|

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Washington State Labor and Industries and the Governor’s Industrial Safety and Health Advisory Board are hosting the 13th Annual Agriculture Safety Day. 

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