Mite threatening honeybees in New York

By |June 29th, 2017|

A tiny mite is being blamed for major honeybee losses in New York, threatening the state’s $500 million agriculture industry.

Five companies honored with Produce Innovation Awards

By |June 29th, 2017|

Five products were honored with Produce Innovation Awards at the United Fresh Produce Association’s event in June.

WSU wine researchers win distilled spirit honors

By |June 29th, 2017|

A team from Washington State University took home top honors at the Worldwide Distilled Spirits Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, for research on spirits using a technique traditionally used on wine.

New estimate points to record NW cherry crop

By |June 23rd, 2017|

Now that cherry harvest is in full swing, growers have updated their estimate of the crop size.

Cornell professor wants you to name his new grape

By |June 20th, 2017|

At twice the size of a Concord, a new grape developed in New York is certainly a mouthful. So is its current name: NY98.0228.02.

Oregon State to fill 2 vacant hort positions

By |June 19th, 2017|

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Oregon State University will hold two meetings this summer to discuss the filling of two vacant horticultural positions in the

Amazon purchase of Whole Foods a sign of big disruption in food retailing

By |June 16th, 2017|

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America’s grocery stores are undergoing tremendous change.

Profits face downward pressure. Consumers are buying more from outside of traditional supermarkets. Online purveyors

Northwest cherry harvest begins

By |June 16th, 2017|

The Northwest cherry season has begun with growers picking early varieties like Early Robin, Chelan and Santina, among others, according to Northwest Cherry Growers.

Interpera Congress addresses industry inertia

By |June 15th, 2017|

About 150 people attended the first day of Interpera 2017, this year’s World Pear Congress meeting, Thursday, June 15, 2017, in Wenatchee.

Limited supply of new NW cherry color cards available

By |June 14th, 2017|

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Get ‘em while they last.

New cherry color and size cards from Northwest researchers are available in limited supply.

“Unfortunately, I only

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