The promotion staff at the Northwest Cherry Growers has been all over the globe over the past several months.
Likewise, the phone continues to ring with queries from media, retailers and importers asking how big the
Northwest Cherry Growers have issued their Round One estimate for this year’s cherry crop, and it’s bullish: up 39 percent from last year.
The Northwest Cherry Crop Estimate: Round #1 calls for 19.96 million 20-pound equivalent
Tart cherry producers and processors voted in March to continue the federal marketing order that regulates the marketing of their crop.
The results, just announced, were very favorable to the order, both in the positive votes
The Washington State Fruit Commission is gearing up for a strong cherry crop in 2014. Though it’s too soon to estimate crop numbers, trees overwintered well and early indications point to a robust crop, which