By Geraldine Warner|2016-04-04T12:25:40+00:00April 4th, 2016|
The cost of producing apples has been rising faster than expected, largely because of increasing labor costs, but costs can
By Ross Courtney|2016-04-04T11:11:29+00:00April 1st, 2016|
While not exactly new anywhere, mechanical hedging is seeing a youthful surge on both sides of the U.S. as a
By Good Fruit Grower|2016-04-04T11:11:50+00:00March 30th, 2016|
The Hudson Valley Research Laboratory has hired tree fruit plant pathologist Dr. Srdjan Acimovic.
Acimovic earned his doctorate in plant pathology
By Ross Courtney|2016-03-25T10:47:29+00:00March 25th, 2016|
Pollination comes with problems. Bloom dates don’t overlap, honeybee colonies fail, weather doesn’t cooperate. The list goes on.
Matt Whiting foresees
By Bas van den Ende|2016-03-23T14:21:17+00:00March 23rd, 2016|
Results from Bartlett pears grown on Tatura trellis in Australia
By Ross Courtney|2016-03-23T14:08:00+00:00March 23rd, 2016|
For decades, apple growers have used Manchurian crab apples to pollinate their fruit.
The crab apples bloom early, and Snowdrift apples
By Ross Courtney|2016-03-23T14:00:30+00:00March 23rd, 2016|
Findings show treatments before and after harvest reduce infection rates.
By Shannon Dininny|2016-03-18T10:53:16+00:00March 18th, 2016|
California company shares progress on vacuum end-effector.
By Good Fruit Grower|2016-03-16T13:14:43+00:00March 16th, 2016|
Oregon State University has named David Stone, a public health toxicologist and communications expert, as the new director of its
By Ross Courtney|2016-03-16T08:59:53+00:00March 16th, 2016|
Hand-held string thinners are gaining in popularity.