Central Washington fruit packer Blue Bird to replace warehouse destroyed in early March fire.
During IFTA annual meeting, researchers urge local growers to give N.Y.-bred Geneva roots a try before settling for Bud.9.
Processing is still prevalent, but growers are adopting newer varieties, technologies and techniques to shift a bigger percentage of their fruit to the more lucrative fresh market.
Hardworking heritage and willingness to invest are keys to success for some families.
WSU researchers trying to insulate fruit trees with cellulose nanocrystals.