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Kate Prengaman

About Kate Prengaman

Kate Prengaman is an associate editor for Good Fruit Grower, writing articles for the print magazine and website. Contact her at 509-853-3518 or at kate@goodfruit.com

Small trees, big cherries?

By |May 23rd, 2018|

Limited release of MSU’s dwarfing rootstocks gives growers a chance to experiment.

Promoting native plants in vineyards

By |May 23rd, 2018|

Will they prove worth the trouble for growers?

Waste not wanted

By |May 17th, 2018|

Postharvest tools, better communication can help fine-tune storage practices and improve packouts.

Should you spend now to save later?

By |May 10th, 2018|

As labor costs rise, investing in vineyard mechanization will become increasingly cost-effective.

Growers facing dilemma over drifting sprays

By |May 9th, 2018|

Worker housing close to orchards may need to be vacated during pesticide applications, for now.

Working day to data in the orchard

By |May 2nd, 2018|

Growers say keep it simple with data tools used to track workers.

Beating the labor blues

By |May 1st, 2018|

Optical sorters are cutting labor costs for blueberry packing.

Weed eaters

By |April 24th, 2018|

Herbicide resistance pushes California grape growers to try bringing back weed control strategies such as sheep and cultivation.

New approaches needed for weed control

By |April 24th, 2018|

Herbicide resistance is a threat growers need to take seriously.

Weed worries: Herbicide-resistant species are top of mind

By |April 24th, 2018|

Glyphosate-resistance is primary weed concern for wine grape growers in Washington state.

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