The 80th annual Cherry Institute, sponsored by Northwest Cherry Growers and the Washington State Fruit Commission and coordinated in conjunction with Washington State University, will be held in Yakima on Friday, Jan. 13.

The event includes a full day of educational and informational sessions, a trade show and an optional luncheon with recognition of a longstanding cherry industry leader.

Sponsorship and trade show opportunities are available. For more information about those opportunities or to register for the conference, contact Tammy Marquis by phone at: 509-483-4837 or go online:

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by Shannon Dininny