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.

Investment advice for orchardists

By |January 3rd, 2019|

Investment leaders and economists offer tips to consider before you bring on orchard investors.

IFTA early registration extended to Jan. 7

By |December 31st, 2018|

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You still have a few more days to get a deal on your registration for the 2019 International Fruit Tree

Michigan Spring Peach Update set for March 5

By |December 26th, 2018|

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The annual Michigan Spring Peach Update is slated for March 5 at the Southwest Michigan Research and Extension Center in

President signs Farm Bill

By |December 20th, 2018|

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President Donald Trump on Thursday signed the $867 billion Farm Bill that Congress passed last week with bipartisan support.

The five-year

India delays additional apple tariff, again

By |December 19th, 2018|

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India has once again postponed implementing a retaliatory tariff on imported U.S. apples, this time until Jan. 31.

Earlier in 2018,

Picking a harvest platform: Roundup of manufacturers’ top picks

By |December 18th, 2018|

Growers have many choices as manufacturers invest heavily in harvest platforms.

Prototype picker: Apple Vacuum System tested (VIDEO)

By |December 18th, 2018|

Apple Vacuum System mounted on a Bandit Xpress platform may look strange, but orchard managers seem pleased with performance.

Grower yields profits with agritourism

By |December 13th, 2018|

British Columbia orchard gambles on agritainment to preserve legacy for next generation.

Tariff relief: USDA apple and pear purchases underway

By |December 11th, 2018|

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The federal government has made its first round of fresh apple purchases as part of its make-up call to growers

Researchers share tips for Cosmic success

By |December 11th, 2018|

Researchers share a few nuggets from September WA 38 (Cosmic Crisp) field days.

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