Industry celebrates WSU’s wine science center

By |June 1st, 2015|

World-class research and teaching facility elevates Washington in the wine world.

Cherries give fruit flies a boost

By |May 27th, 2015|

Spotted wing drosophila’s wide host range makes it difficult for orchardists to control the pest.

Is ‘Grape Virus Tax’ hitting your pocketbook?

By |May 26th, 2015|

A new study estimates the economic losses from grape leafroll disease.

Study shows value of high-density cherry systems

By |May 26th, 2015|

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Stefano Musacchi, who was hired in 2013 to fill Washington State University’s endowed chair in tree fruit physiology and management,

The seven cherry training systems

By |May 26th, 2015|

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Kym Green Bush

The Kym Green Bush (KGB) is the only system of the eight that creates a fully pedestrian orchard—one

Training sweet cherries

By |May 26th, 2015|

New guide gives step-by-step details for managing cherries in seven different systems.

New cherry varieties wanted urgently

By |May 26th, 2015|

Growers are frustrated by the pace of WSU’s sweet cherry breeding.

Early cherry is on fast track

By |May 26th, 2015|

WSU’s elite selection matures a little after Chelan.

WSU team taking on cherry disease

By |May 18th, 2015|

Little cherry virus 2 is spread by mealybugs

Calcium improves cherry quality

By |May 18th, 2015|

Calcium in field sprays and added to cooling water reduced pitting and improved cherry firmness.

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