Jake Robison, a Young Grower from Chelan, Washington

By |October 30th, 2015|

Jake is a fourth generation farmer who grows tree fruit on 120 acres. He’s the son of Dave and Karla Robison and nephew to Allen Robison.

Mike Willett named manager of Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission

By |October 19th, 2015|

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Dr. Mike Willett, vice president for scientific affairs at the Northwest Horticultural Council, has been named manager of the Washington

WSU AgWeatherNet director leaving

By |October 13th, 2015|

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The director of Washington State University’s AgWeatherNet program, Gerrit Hoogenboom, has accepted a position at the University of Florida beginning

Remembering Richard “Dick” Lehnert -1942-2015

By |October 2nd, 2015|

Distinguished editor, researcher, and writer influenced the horticulture industry for 52 years.

Brett Valicoff, a Young Grower from Wapato, Washington

By |September 30th, 2015|

Brett Valicoff is a fourth-generation grower who returned to the farm to help plan and build a modern apple packing line in Wapato, Washington.

Leadership change at WSU Mount Vernon

By |September 28th, 2015|

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Chad Kruger is the new director for the Washington State University Mount Vernon Northwestern Research and Extension Center.

Kruger will continue

As legacy ends, another begins

By |September 17th, 2015|

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In England, the Yorkshire city of Huddersfield can be found near the confluence of the River Colne and the River

Andy Smith, a Young Grower from Poplar Grove, Illinois

By |September 2nd, 2015|

Andy Smith, from Edwards Apple Orchard, talks with Good Fruit Grower about how his family grew the business from a small farm market to one of the most popular farm destinations in the Midwest.

Grower, philanthropist Marvin Sundquist, 1926-2015

By |August 31st, 2015|

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Marvin Sundquist, retired owner of Sundquist Fruit and Cold Storage in Yakima, Washington, died Saturday. He was 89.

Sundquist Fruit &

GFG Associate Editor Richard Lehnert, 1942-2015

By |August 31st, 2015|

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Richard Lehnert, associate editor with Good Fruit Grower for the past six years, died suddenly August 31 at his home

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