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Program's not just about new varieties, it's replanting recharged
Orchards and packing houses aren’t the only places in the fruit industry with a labor shortage. Universities also are struggling to hire researchers and educators needed to keep the industry ahead of pest pressures, prepared for food safety requirements, growing new varieties and in tune with emerging technology.
Traps throughout Fred Steele’s orchard in Kelowna are the first line of defense against a horde of new pests that growers in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley face.
Some Washington producers are caught off guard by international propagation plans for WA 38.
Spanish presentation topics at WSTFA annual meeting range from pesticide handling to economics.
Expert view: Individual growers must take on customer fears about GMOs and chemicals.
Vacuum picker under development brings the apple industry closer than ever to automating harvest.