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.

Nick Ferrari, Young Grower from Linden, California

By |December 30th, 2016|

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family background/ Fourth-generation farmer in the San Joaquin Valley. Nick has volunteered with several young grower groups and is involved

Coastal California apple growers hold on through relationship with Martinelli’s

By |December 28th, 2016|

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One hundred years ago, Watsonville, California, was one of the apple leaders of the world, shipping fruit around the globe,

Tracking fire blight

By |December 23rd, 2016|

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This past summer, a team of researchers armed with scissors walked through a North Central Washington apple orchard and did

Day two of the WSTFA annual meeting, afternoon summary – Video

By |December 6th, 2016|

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Researchers are still working to get the word out to the industry about the requirements for growers and packers of

Day two of the WSTFA annual meeting, morning summary – Videos

By |December 6th, 2016|

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Technology and mechanization led the topics for the second day at the Washington State Tree Fruit Association’s annual meeting.

In a

Wrapping up day one of the WSTFA annual meeting – Video

By |December 5th, 2016|

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Two words can sum up Monday afternoon’s session of the 112th annual meeting of the Washington State Tree Fruit Association:

Day 1, Washington hort show, morning summary – Video

By |December 5th, 2016|

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Speakers hammered away at the theme of “change” to kick off the 112th annual meeting of the Washington tree fruit

A succession story: 2016 Growers of the year

By |December 1st, 2016|

Bill and Mark Zirkle credit teamwork for company’s growth and fruitful legacy.

Communication is key for Zirkle sales team : 2016 Growers of the year

By |December 1st, 2016|

Staying ahead

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