Strategies for Honeycrisp

By |January 26th, 2015|

Scientists respond to questions about harvest and storage practices.

How to measure Honeycrisp qualities

By |January 26th, 2015|

Titratable acidity, chlorophyll, and dry matter concentration may be tools to predict quality and storage potential.

Predicting cold hardiness of grapes

By |January 21st, 2015|

WSU model is used by U.S. and international grape growers.

Gillisons make first in-kind donation to Michigan research fund

By |January 16th, 2015|

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Ron and Dianne Gillison, owners of Gillison’s Variety Fabrication, which designs and builds machinery for the fruit industry, were recognized

Sunburn in apples: A hot problem

By |January 6th, 2015|

Sunburn has been an increasing problem in Chile over the past 20 years.

Managing pests in wine grapes

By |January 5th, 2015|

Report contains wealth of information about pesticides.

$10 million RosBREED 2 grant

By |January 2nd, 2015|

Plant pathologists will work with breeders to develop disease-resistant varieties.

How to harvest and store WA 38 (Cosmic Crisp) apples

By |December 16th, 2014|

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Earlier Good Fruit Grower articles have described the taste and horticultural traits of the recently commercialized apple cultivar WA 38.

Use winter weeds to improve soil

By |December 16th, 2014|

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Winter weeds are a cheap way of improving and adding organic matter to soil. It is costly and difficult to

Manage nutrients precisely

By |December 16th, 2014|

There are both environmental and economic advantages to matching fertilizer applications to the trees’ needs.

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