Ross Courtney

Ross Courtney

About Ross Courtney

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.

Midsize growers will feel the squeeze

By |January 24th, 2018|

Tree fruit industry poised for consolidation, banker says.

Long live the King

By |January 12th, 2018|

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Lynn Long, a longtime Oregon State University horticulturist, was named the annual Cherry King on Friday at the 75th annual

All aboard the cherry express

By |January 11th, 2018|

Airborne exports through Sea-Tac help make up for tough domestic year for sweet cherries.

A cool place for cherry exports

By |January 9th, 2018|

New facility to improve cherry movement through Sea-Tac.

Growing by the acres

By |December 27th, 2017|

Results from Washington state questionnaire help paint picture of shifting fruit industry.

OSU research shows best techniques for organic blueberries

By |December 18th, 2017|

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Planting in raised beds, using a weed mat mulch and finding a fertilizer compatible with the cultivar can help organic

Two Oregon cherry growers join forces

By |December 15th, 2017|

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Two longtime cherry producers in the Dalles, Oregon, have merged to form an affiliation that will begin just after the

Hive hauling worries

By |December 15th, 2017|

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The federal government has granted truckers who haul live animals, including honeybees destined for tree fruit pollination duty, a 90-day

How to give away fruit

By |December 15th, 2017|

Donations are appreciated at food banks, but some homework and forethought are advised first.

Great export expectations

By |December 13th, 2017|

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If the 2016-2017 apple export season was decent — and it was — this season should be great.

That’s what industry

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