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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

Growing unconventionally: 2018 Good Fruit Growers of the Year

By |November 30th, 2018|

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Washington Fruit and Produce Co. doesn’t do small. This year, the company’s first-ever certified organic harvest equaled close to 15

Growing by the numbers: 2018 Good Fruit Growers of the Year

By |November 30th, 2018|

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Dan Plath farms by the data.

He frequently responds to this reporter’s questions about horticultural decisions with “based on our return-on-investment

Growing generations: 2018 Good Fruit Growers of the Year

By |November 30th, 2018|

Block by block, the Plath family has grown a company — and a reputation for quality — by focusing on every aspect of fruit production from tree to market.

Growing potential: 2018 Good Fruit Growers of the Year

By |November 30th, 2018|

Funding education is a top priority for the Plath family.

WA Grape Society annual meeting highlights

By |November 15th, 2018|

Topics include smoke taint and some good news for Concord grape growers

Rise of the machines: Are you ready to mechanize? – Video

By |October 30th, 2018|

Near-fully mechanized vineyards are leading the way to premium wine grapes.

EverCrisp: A club for everyone

By |October 10th, 2018|

EverCrisp apple’s open managed approach is getting enthusiastic marks from Midwest and Mid-Atlantic growers.

Multileader makeover from old Red Delicious orchards

By |October 4th, 2018|

Grafting old blocks trained to multileader systems brings high density without high replanting costs.

Virginia is for wine lovers

By |September 25th, 2018|

Vineyard acreage is expanding to keep up with state’s wine industry, now valued at $1.37 billion.

Vineyard sprayers: Applying knowledge

By |August 23rd, 2018|

Washington State University sprayer evaluation helps growers optimize vineyard sprayer performance.

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