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Corr: Skeena has edge in Round #2 Cherry estimate

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In their latest published estimate for the cherry crop, Northwest Cherry Growers remain bullish. This year’s crop is expected to be 40 percent over last year’s 14.3 million boxes.

The “Round #2″ forecast shows that the

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California nursery sales brisk

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California tree fruit nurseries are as busy as ever. For apple tree sales, there seems to be no slowdown in the buying boom yet, though cherry sales are stabilizing. Acreage downsizing has occurred in the

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The lure of a better fly trap

USDA researchers identified specific volatiles that attract spotted wing drosophila.

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Drosophila is here to stay

Better traps should help growers determine when to spray for spotted wing drosophila.

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Pest control costs are rising for tart cherry growers

Preliminary figures indicate a $265 per acre rise, compared to a 2010 survey.

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Season-long mildew control?

A build-up of spores after harvest can increase disease pressure the next year.

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Overcoming cherry fatigue

Marketers strategize about how to keep consumers buying cherries in the late season.

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Consistent cherry pack with technology

New technology allows California packers to manage new varieties more effectively.

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Knock wood. NW cherry crop still looking big

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The Northwest’s cherry crop remains on track to be the third biggest crop in history.

Northwest Cherry Growers held their five-state cherry commission meeting on Wednesday and largely validated a previous forecast of nearly 20 million

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SWD bugs California growers

In California’s climate, spotted wing drosophila thrives during the winter.

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Michigan growers wary of spotted wing drosophila

A trapping program is vital so growers know where the spotted wing drosophila is and when.

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Washington vineyards, orchards change hands

Sagemoor’s cherries, apples, plus well-established wine grapes attract new owners.

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