Fighting honeybee decline with instrumental insemination — Video

By |March 22nd, 2017|

WSU researchers hope to breed better bees

Lacey Lybeck, a young grower from Pasco, Washington

By |March 15th, 2017|

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family background/ Lacey grew up working alongside her family on their farm Hulbert Farms and Skagit Seed Services in La

Can earwigs be beneficial in some orchards? – Video

By |March 13th, 2017|

Don’t wig out in bug battle: WSU graduate student set to convince growers how earwigs can be beneficial in some orchards.

Dillon Luebber, a young grower from Malaga, Washington

By |March 8th, 2017|

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family background / Dillon was raised southeast of Wenatchee, Washington, along the Columbia River by Jan and Fern Luebber. He

Using genetics to create “a birth control pill” for moths

By |March 8th, 2017|

Gene-editing research could lead to new control for codling moth

Second day of IFTA conference highlights tree systems, rootstocks and awards

By |February 22nd, 2017|

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The second day of the International Fruit Tree Association’s 60 annual conference featured a slew of speakers on topics including

Alfredo Jeronimo, a young grower from Wenatchee, Washington

By |February 16th, 2017|

Alfredo grew up working in orchards alongside his father. After starting a family, Alfredo followed his interests in the packing side of the industry and is currently pursuing goals in orchard management.

Understanding the click pruning technique – Video

By |February 15th, 2017|

Pruning technique puts physiology to work, gets sap flowing to reduce blind wood and manage vigor.

Is your orchard robot ready? – Video

By |February 15th, 2017|

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

Second day of wine grape grower meetings focuses on farming by phenology

By |February 8th, 2017|

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As a snowstorm raged outside, attendees at the Washington Winegrowers conference in Kennewick, Washington were eager to talk about spring

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