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Ross Courtney is an associate editor for Good Fruit Grower, writing articles and taking photos for the print magazine and website. He has a degree from Pacific Lutheran University. -- Follow the author -- Contact: 509-930-8798 or email.

Northwest cherry growers optimistic with small crop, good timing

2024-05-22T16:31:54-07:00May 15th, 2024|Author, Cherries, News, Production, Ross Courtney, Updates|

Cherry producers in five Northwest states anticipate a 17-million-box crop with better market timing among the growing regions, and they hope that will lead to a profitable season. That was their message at the annual five-state Northwest Cherry Growers meeting May 15 in Richland, Washington.

Oregon State University irrigation specialist highlights technology at Washington State University Spanish-language field day — Video

2024-05-14T07:42:44-07:00May 13th, 2024|Apples, Irrigation, Pears, Ross Courtney, Stone fruits, Technology and equipment, TJ Mullinax, Updates, Videos|

Irrigation specialist Maria Zamora Re of Oregon State University made her first public presentation specifically to the tree fruit industry on May 8 at a Washington State University field day near Prosser...