Legal & Regulatory

Fryhover: USDA’s Arctic apple decision means differentiation and education will be imperative

By |February 17th, 2015|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

The recent approval by USDA of the Arctic apple brands wasn’t unforeseen by our industry. We have been preparing for

Corr: Was USDA’s GMO decision a black cat crossing America’s orchards?

By |February 17th, 2015|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

To hear some critics tell it, the government’s decision Friday the 13th to deregulate a GMO apple was bad luck

Sign up for free pesticide disposal

By |February 11th, 2015|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

Washington growers looking to safely dispose of unwanted pesticides for free need to contact the Washington State Department of Agriculture

Worker education is a priority at Klipsun Vineyards

By |February 10th, 2015|

Lots of eyes in the vineyard help Julia Kock stay on top of things.

Hands-on winemaking: Owen Roe

By |February 5th, 2015|

O’Reilly’s minimalist approach to winemaking is labor intensive.

China agrees to accept all varieties of U.S. apples

By |January 26th, 2015|

The reciprocal agreement will allow China to ship apples into the United States.

Packing apples in Italy

By |January 22nd, 2015|

Presizing and presorting apples into storage changes the way apples are packed in Italy.

Beating the odds

By |January 20th, 2015|

Packing lines should be designed with more concern about food safety, says fruit grower and packer Warren Morgan.

Washington Growers League meets Jan. 22 in Yakima

By |January 13th, 2015|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

The Washington Growers League will hold its 2015 Annual Meeting and Labor Conference on Thursday, January 22 from 8:00 a.m.

Associations seek grower support in piece-rate case

By |January 6th, 2015|

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page

Two associations are asking tree fruit growers to help defend a Washington State Supreme Court case regarding extra pay for

Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on LinkedInEmail this to someonePrint this page