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Live from Good Fruit Grower magazine

We will be covering the 112th Washington State Tree Fruit Association Annual Meeting and Northwest Hort Expo on December 5-7, 2016, at the Wenatchee Convention Center.

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The Wenatchee Convention Center will be open to attendees Monday: 8 a.m.–6 p.m., Tuesday: 8 a.m.–10 p.m., Wednesday: 8 a.m.–2 p.m.

For more information about the sessions, download or view the 2016 program guide here.

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Trade war with Mexico hits apple growers: “The economic impact to individual growers will vary, but collectively …… https://t.co/fIEi3nhBF9

- 40 days ago

Our Good Fruit Grower eFlash arrived today — Read our updates on U.S. growers facing international trade disputes a… https://t.co/MG5o7ykIEo

- 44 days ago

RT @findtj: Volcanic cherry growing? Not many cherry orchards this high up on the slope of #MtHood, Oregon. This was a fun story with @Swas…

- 51 days ago

In today's Good Fruit Grower eFlash: Cherries from on high dwarfing rootstocks, testing Gisela and why you need nat… https://t.co/0cjIvwqjhJ

- 52 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: A Big Sky outlook on cherries - https://t.co/d9AGdl7yuZ https://t.co/Be7QdGyKkI

- 58 days ago

Our new issue is out — Cherries! https://t.co/IwlMMrn4gk (Cover image by TJ Mullinax @findtj) https://t.co/sbDH9wjjPY

- 61 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: Some creative approaches to housing workers - https://t.co/260wXJTcnf https://t.co/XvaVJLaFLp

- 65 days ago

We can’t wait to see this guide. Great job to everyone involved! https://t.co/C2mxk2PigU

- 66 days ago

RT @WSUTreeFruitExt: Congratulations Tree Fruit Extension Team for being selected as the 2018 WSU CAHNRS Team Award winners. Our strength i…

- 67 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: Lessons in labor and a new Young Grower - https://t.co/YatBgjFPMQ https://t.co/07VcNiu377

- 72 days ago

From our issue on labor matters: What to do if there’s a strike | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/4gCV9eMWT3

- 75 days ago

Here are some pointers for hiring H-2A workers | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/Sxzuu7vVpg

- 75 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: Dealing with weeds, prepare for fire - https://t.co/Fnz96PLh8E https://t.co/BgrAY9x7Cv

- 79 days ago

USApple leader: Trade wars hurt everyone’s bottom line | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/r8N5O74WFO

- 80 days ago

Some California Farmers Already Feeling Impacts Of Possible Tariffs - https://t.co/regEmpmums https://t.co/oamyeGAZ5G

- 80 days ago

Smart tips for orchardists to protect themselves from wildfires. https://t.co/WTU75L6JfY

- 81 days ago

Agriculture secretary says he’s telling Trump to consider rejoining TPP - The Washington Post https://t.co/Yj91lxgmP1

- 81 days ago

Glyphosate-resistance is primary weed concern for wine grape growers in Washington state. https://t.co/8DpMa0IMI5

- 81 days ago

A researcher seeks to determine which indicators are most important in soil. https://t.co/GtlOz99oaE

- 81 days ago

Phytelligence forms partnership in India | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/IalGFE1vHN

- 81 days ago

Weed worries: Herbicide-resistant species are top of mind | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/8DpMa0IMI5

- 82 days ago

RT @IrishAppleGroup: More from #iftanz. The trip that keeps on giving. https://t.co/ZnPgbTlE0d

- 84 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: More useful  lessons from New Zealand's innovators - https://t.co/eGoP4Dp6vH https://t.co/WtEZc32vg8

- 85 days ago

Food, innovation and resilience in the face of climate change | The Seattle Times https://t.co/am4g6X9Tl4

- 86 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: More useful  lessons from New Zealand's innovators - https://t.co/HPCoXB31mG https://t.co/722wxO1oWF

- 86 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: More lessons from New Zealand's innovators - https://t.co/wFQpP5oaP5 https://t.co/PlXnCZRXUH

- 86 days ago

Jim Moyer and so many others @wsucahnrs are world leaders in ag and key to the Northwest's leadership in tree fruit. https://t.co/uV5RWhpHYr

- 88 days ago

Orchard netting can help prevent sunburn in addition to providing hail protection. Our report from @iFruitTree in… https://t.co/K87x3Q0t20

- 88 days ago

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- 93 days ago

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- 93 days ago

More organic than thou? Rebel farmers create new food label | The Seattle Times https://t.co/mIhkrSY5ef

- 94 days ago

RT @findtj: Ready and waiting. 😏 #onassignment https://t.co/2t217Jmm09

- 95 days ago

Officials say they know why Priest Rapids Dam is leaking | Local | https://t.co/0HIyEwE8uj https://t.co/eefmcw2lXr

- 95 days ago

RT @WAEF_ORG: Jon DeVaney: Tree fruit growers: it’s time to protect Dreamers https://t.co/SWLmPvcJo8

- 96 days ago

Easing of tensions?Chinese President Xi announces plan to “open” China, including lowering tariffs on auto imports. https://t.co/Zs3TPlmlZx

- 96 days ago

US Apple denounces as “harmful” and “inaccurate” EWG’s so-called annual Dirty Dozen list | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/Id21R310fH

- 96 days ago

USApple: fresh apple inventories from 2017 crop at 61.3m bushels | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/J5QtX3js2X

- 99 days ago

Good Fruit Grower eFlash: SPECIAL REPORT-Learning from New Zealand - https://t.co/VhDCXs93Hx

- 100 days ago

@US_Apples says fresh apple holdings on April 1 totaled 61.3m bushels, 16 percent more than year ago. Processing h… https://t.co/81QHDIW0ek

- 100 days ago

New Zealand’s Honeycrisp blossoms in Timaru – Astonishing video you must see. #ifta #honeycrisp | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/riuhrnU3jx

- 101 days ago

Who wins in China-U.S. trade tiff? How about Australia? reports CNBC | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/KpsBmjyRHF

- 102 days ago

Our Managing Editor, Casey Corr, on how improvements to the magazine are inspired by innovations in the fruit indu… https://t.co/x9Hzun7az6

- 104 days ago

RT @WSU_Vit_Ext: For those who still read print (!), great article in the Yakima Herald on Women in Ag #womeninag #WomenInScience #WomenInS…

- 105 days ago

Coming Monday: China hits U.S. fruit, other goods. https://t.co/XRyxSwU0DW

- 105 days ago

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- 107 days ago

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- 107 days ago

The Blue orchard bees are getting a lot of buzz. https://t.co/IbrxEkBNA2

- 110 days ago

RT @findtj: Learn how to prune #CosmicCrisp with Stefano Musacchi using the click method in our latest video! https://t.co/UHZkJR3s6T @WSUT…

- 110 days ago

The view from Great Britain. Cosmic crisp – a new apple to get your teeth into | Science | The Guardian https://t.co/TZiXv4aLTJ

- 111 days ago

Click thinking: High-density success depends on pruning style | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/MYsExQnGaQ

- 111 days ago

WSU expended $42.8m in USDA research and develop funding in 2016. #WSU @wsuCSANR https://t.co/EmhUCYx9Wf

- 111 days ago

WSU No. 1 in USDA research, development expenditures | CAHNRS News | Washington State University https://t.co/vGFSnFjnwh

- 111 days ago

Effort aims to introduce housing for farmworkers in Yakima | Local | https://t.co/0HIyEwE8uj https://t.co/GMjI1pPO3q

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Good Fruit Grower eFlash: Dollars from China, and worries about a trade war with China - https://t.co/L0F1m0CziG

- 114 days ago

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- 114 days ago

“The U.S. Apple Association (USApple) is extremely disappointed that apple growers have been caught in the crosshai… https://t.co/9x2fik0fx9

- 114 days ago

China responds to Trump tariffs with proposed list of US products to target, including fresh fruit https://t.co/Sl09jevYh5

- 115 days ago

RT @findtj: Organic Fujis getting washed before they head off to #traderjoes — seen during the final day of the WSU fruit school. #WSUtreef…

- 115 days ago

USDA awards $63.5m to support clean plant stock | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/eavx14Z2c6

- 115 days ago

Washington wine foundation adds new members | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/dBvDx4piH6

- 116 days ago

When tree fruit growers meet lawmakers | Good Fruit Grower https://t.co/LZiSA4hpvj

- 116 days ago

RT @TreeFruitRob: Day 1 of @WSUTreeFruitExt @Postharvest Fruit School done! Went superbly, tomorrow we up it again with streaming with conc…

- 116 days ago

RT @sdininny: Beth Mitcham from UC Davis at WA Fruit School on pear ripening: Magic temp seems to be 50 degrees F, according to Bartlett st…

- 116 days ago

RT @sdininny: Michigan State’s Randy Beaudry with tips at Washington Fruit School: Retain suppresses ethylene production, but not ethylene…

- 116 days ago

RT @kprengaman: @TreeFruitRob starts the morning off with some bleak food waste numbers - $65 billion worth of food wasted every year. Post…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: Debbie Rees of the East Malling Center in the UK says respiration monitoring shows apples from different orchards tolerate…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: The apples have been trying to tell us if when they are stressed by storage conditions & at risk of disorders. New tools he…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: Randy Beaudry, MSU physiologist, it making me feel sympathy for apples! Think of all the stress apples face as we pull them…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: Wow, there are a lot of tools to assess fruit maturity, from quick iodine dips for starch to lab equipment to assess acidit…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: Ever wonder what 1-MCP is short for? Nate Reed of AgroFresh jokes that it stands for More Consistent Produce 😉 (Also, 1-m…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: Use of postharvest powerhouse 1-MCP in the orchard, pre-harvest, offers a variety of quality benefits, said physiologist Je…

- 117 days ago

RT @kprengaman: Or as Ines Hanrahan with the Wa Tree Fruit Research Comm. said, "your packinghouse is not a hospital, no sick patients are…

- 117 days ago