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  • Packing apples in Italy

Packing apples in Italy

  • January 22nd, 2015
Presizing and presorting apples into storage changes the way apples are packed in Italy.

Bigger crops ahead

  • January 21st, 2015
Growers will need to produce niche varieties and maximize production efficiency, marketers say.

Beating the odds

  • January 20th, 2015
Packing lines should be designed with more concern about food safety, says fruit grower and packer Warren Morgan.

Loans for new farmers

  • January 15th, 2015
The biggest challenges for young growers are lack of access to capital and land.
  • Mason bees generating buzz

Mason bees generating buzz

  • January 15th, 2015

Mason bees have the potential to help tree fruit growers in the Pacific Northwest [...]

Washington Fruit expands

  • January 15th, 2015

Washington Fruit and Produce company is building a new apple packing facility at River [...]

A prize pick!

  • January 9th, 2015

We asked 4-year-old Ciara Mullinax to pull a name from the hundreds of readers [...]

  • Grape industry honors members

Grape industry honors members

  • January 6th, 2015

The Washington State Grape Society recognized the industry contributions of three members during its [...]

Order on immigration

  • January 5th, 2015
Executive Order is not the answer to ag’s labor problems, but it does help.
  • People count at Duckwall Fruit

People count at Duckwall Fruit

  • December 17th, 2014
Duckwall’s mission is to mold a team who will achieve the best possible results for its growers and customers, and ultimately consumers.
  • Manage nutrients precisely

Manage nutrients precisely

  • December 16th, 2014
There are both environmental and economic advantages to matching fertilizer applications to the trees’ needs.
  • Sweet Rosa Lynn

Sweet Rosa Lynn

  • December 11th, 2014
José Ramirez’s daughter is named after apple named after his wife.

Full meal deal

  • December 9th, 2014
Seed meal may be more expensive than fumigation, but it has additional benefits.