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Arkansas fruit breeder Moore dies at 85

By |January 27th, 2017|

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Jim Moore, a longtime fruit breeder, who was influential in the tree fruit industry died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at

Washington grower and packer Gary W. Hansen dies at 73

By |January 19th, 2017|

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Gary W. Hansen, the former president of Hansen Fruit and Cold Storage of Yakima, Washington, died Jan. 15 after a

Ariane Stechmann, Young Grower from Hamburg, Germany

By |January 19th, 2017|

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family background / Ariane is the oldest of four siblings who make up the family’s 10th generation of farmers. To

New hires at UC Davis and Washington State

By |January 16th, 2017|

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New leader of UC Davis postharvest center

Food safety expert Trevor Suslow took over leadership of the Postharvest Technology Center at

Bruce Zahn, 1925-2016

By |January 6th, 2017|

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Bruce A. Zahn, a prominent grower who lived in Bridgeport, Washington, passed away December 9, 2016, at age 91.

According to

Grape Society presents its annual awards

By |January 3rd, 2017|

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The Washington State Grape Society presented three industry awards at the annual meeting in November in Grandview, Washington.

Art den Hoed,

Nick Ferrari, Young Grower from Linden, California

By |December 30th, 2016|

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family background/ Fourth-generation farmer in the San Joaquin Valley. Nick has volunteered with several young grower groups and is involved

Coastal California apple growers hold on through relationship with Martinelli’s

By |December 28th, 2016|

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One hundred years ago, Watsonville, California, was one of the apple leaders of the world, shipping fruit around the globe,

The GMO apple has arrived

By |December 27th, 2016|

“It’s not going away,” says Neal Carter of Okanagan Specialty Fruit.

Trinka, Veliquettes honored at Great Lakes Expo

By |December 16th, 2016|

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Dave Trinka and twin brothers Gene and Dean Veliquette, were honored by the Michigan State Horticultural Society with its Distinguished

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