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 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 Peter Mitham|2016-03-23T11:55:24+00:00March 23rd, 2016|
Companies cater to restaurants that don’t want to waste a whole bottle on a single pour.
By Shannon Dininny|2016-03-18T10:53:16+00:00March 18th, 2016|
California company shares progress on vacuum end-effector.
By Dave Weinstock|2016-03-18T10:40:46+00:00March 18th, 2016|
Design improvements to vacuum system apple harvester reduce bruising, worker strain.
By Ross Courtney|2016-03-16T08:59:53+00:00March 16th, 2016|
Hand-held string thinners are gaining in popularity.
By Geraldine Warner|2016-02-08T13:21:01+00:00February 11th, 2016|
Growth regulators can prevent drop and enhance storability of pears if used correctly.
By Geraldine Warner|2016-02-08T11:44:50+00:00February 8th, 2016|
—Trees are planted at densities of 1,000 to 1,500 trees per acre (typically 3 or 4 feet between trees and
By Shannon Dininny|2016-02-08T11:14:47+00:00February 8th, 2016|
Juice grape growers can manage size of vines with pruning, irrigation and maybe some thinning.
By Good Fruit Grower|2016-01-22T13:15:36+00:00January 22nd, 2016|
Growers of early-season peach varieties in California’s Central Valley may be able to conserve water without significantly affecting yields by