By TJ Mullinax|2015-01-22T13:29:16+00:00January 20th, 2015|
grower / Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
age / 20
crops / apples, peaches
business / Mt. Ridge Farms
other experience / Blake is a fifth-generation orchardist
By Richard Lehnert|2015-01-20T10:07:15+00:00January 16th, 2015|
Ron and Dianne Gillison, owners of Gillison’s Variety Fabrication, which designs and builds machinery for the fruit industry, were recognized
By Good Fruit Grower|2015-01-15T14:32:46+00:00January 15th, 2015|
In an effort to increase company growth, the Oregon Cherry Growers cooperative announced the hiring of two new managers focusing
By Geraldine Warner|2015-01-07T08:29:41+00:00January 2nd, 2015|
Ray Schmitten has had multiple roles in the tree fruit industry and represents pear growers in research matters.
By Melissa Hansen|2015-01-02T12:15:26+00:00January 2nd, 2015|
Andrews credited for helping develop grape region.
By TJ Mullinax|2015-02-02T09:27:11+00:00December 23rd, 2014|
age / 26
crops / pears, apples, cherries, berries, peaches, nectarines
business / Cody Orchards and Farm Stand
other experience / Learning from
By Richard Lehnert|2014-12-15T08:00:12+00:00December 15th, 2014|
Wally Heuser’s nursery and variety management companies have new owners.
By Melissa Hansen|2014-12-11T14:54:17+00:00December 9th, 2014|
Diversified grower, rancher, and founder of Goose Ridge Winery Arvid Monson, 73, died December 1. The long time Yakima Valley,
By Geraldine Warner|2014-12-05T10:54:03+00:00December 4th, 2014|
Washington State University extension specialist Tim Smith has received the inaugural Washington Tree Fruit Distinguished Service Award for his significant
By Richard Lehnert|2014-11-28T15:18:55+00:00November 28th, 2014|
Harold Thome is old enough to remember his dad packing apples into barrels for shipment to Chicago 200 miles away.