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Featured stories covering postharvest issues appear in this issue.

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Top 5 global wine trends

  • January 21st, 2014

A survey of 115 international wine trade professionals, commissioned by ProWein, an international trade fair of wines and spirits, points to five major developments [...]

  • Michigan Apple Queen crowned

Michigan Apple Queen crowned

  • January 21st, 2014

Elizabeth ­Wittenbach of Belding was crowned the Michigan Apple Queen for 2014, and Emily ­Webster of Paw Paw is first runner-up.

The contest took place [...]

  • Oregon Cherry Growers promotes Weeden

Oregon Cherry Growers promotes Weeden

  • January 21st, 2014

Grower-owned cooperative Oregon Cherry Growers has announced the promotion of Danny Weeden, ten-year company veteran, to the role of executive vice president, general manager, [...]

Rodent bait station

  • January 21st, 2014

Growers can easily build their own nontoxic bait station for rodents, patterned after a system originally devised in California to control bubonic plague in [...]

  • NFE’s Archer retires

NFE’s Archer retires

  • January 13th, 2014

After leading the Northwest Fruit Exporters for 20 years, Jim Archer retired at the end of 2013. Fred Scarlett replaced Archer in early January.

Today, [...]