WSTFA annual meeting — Wednesday wrapup

By |December 7th, 2016|

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Farm transfer planning and lending were the topics in one Wednesday morning session about “Future Farmers” at the Washington State

WSTFA honors industry leaders at annual meeting

By |December 6th, 2016|

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The Washington State Tree Fruit Association bestowed several awards for service to the industry at its annual meeting Tuesday night.

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Industry giant Bill Evans dies

By |December 6th, 2016|

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Bill Evans, co-founder and president of Evans Fruit Co., died early Tuesday morning. He was 87. His death was confirmed

A succession story: 2016 Growers of the year

By |December 1st, 2016|

Bill and Mark Zirkle credit teamwork for company’s growth and fruitful legacy.

Diversity wins: 2016 Growers of the year

By |December 1st, 2016|

Blueberries, wine grapes are among Zirkle Fruit’s most recent endeavors.

Communication is key for Zirkle sales team : 2016 Growers of the year

By |December 1st, 2016|

Staying ahead

Washington State hires tree fruit extension specialist

By |November 29th, 2016|

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Washington State University has hired Rob Blakey for an endowed position as tree fruit extension specialist in postharvest information and

Jesus Ramos, Young Grower from Royal City, Washington

By |November 29th, 2016|

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family background/ Jesus, son of Javier and Irma Ramos, is the first in his immediate family to attend high school

Pierre Paradis, Young Grower from Silverton, Oregon

By |October 28th, 2016|

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family background / Pierre is the son of Peter and Donna Paradis, who were among the first wine grape growers

Washington Winemakers Mike Wallace and Scott Pontin, RIP

By |October 3rd, 2016|

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Two prominent Washington State winemakers have died in recent days. The Yakima Herald reports that Mike Wallace owner of Hinzerling Winery

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