Gilbert: Farm Bill bears fruit for all

By |June 6th, 2017|

A Good Fruit Grower Good Point by Sean Gilbert, Gilbert Orchards

Same grapes, different names

By |June 1st, 2017|

A long running debate over grapes in Missouri and Arkansas has been put to rest by researchers at Missouri State University.

Ripe fruit make the best wine, but why it does may surprise you

By |May 31st, 2017|

Getting a handle on hang time

Old World pest, New World wary

By |May 31st, 2017|

European Cherry Fruit Fly found in Ontario is raising questions about potential consequences in U.S.

Michigan research examines retractable roof on cherries

By |May 31st, 2017|

Open and closed research: Michigan State University cherry expert Gregory Lang is trying a retractable roof system over a cherry orchard at MSU’s Clarksville Research Center.

Sweethearts offer better returns than Bings in Washington

By |May 30th, 2017|

WSU economists find a sweeter investment in Sweethearts than Bings when comparing production costs.

Sugar sours birds on eating valuable cherry crops

By |May 24th, 2017|

Sweet revenge for bird control

Pscheidt: How to rate viruses

By |May 22nd, 2017|

With three-dozen different viruses that can be found on cherry trees, which ones do growers need to worry about?

What’s hiding in your orchard?

By |May 22nd, 2017|

A survey of cherry viruses in Oregon has turned up none that are new to the Pacific Northwest, which is a good thing. However, at least two new viruses, and possibly a third, have been detected in Oregon for the first time — and two of the three could have a significant impact on cherry production if not controlled.

How grower renewed aging block of cherry trees

By |May 17th, 2017|

A tale of 17 acres

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