Project Description

Cherries

Featured stories about cherries appear in this issue.

Scientists evaluate cherry coatings

  • May 15th, 2006

Coating fruit to reduce moisture and retain freshness, though standard practice in citrus and apples, has proved difficult in small fruit like sweet cherries. [...]

Nursery offers wide variety

  • May 15th, 2006

Adams County Nursery produces more than 650 different scion/rootstock combinations to meet the needs of the diverse fruit-growing community in the eastern United States. [...]

  • Growers save local park

Growers save local park

  • May 15th, 2006

When Washington State closed the only public access park and boating facility for a 50-mile stretch along the Columbia [...]

  • Speeding up breeding

Speeding up breeding

  • May 15th, 2006

Impatience and tree fruit breeding are an unlikely match, blending together as well as water and diesel. But the [...]