DIY science in the orchard

By |April 30th, 2019|

Extension educator shares tips for managing on-farm experiments.

Follow a map to find your soil needs

By |April 25th, 2019|

Mapping soils to fertilize with variable rates has advantages.

Cornell roots for Geneva rootstocks

By |April 23rd, 2019|

During IFTA annual meeting, researchers urge local growers to give N.Y.-bred Geneva roots a try before settling for Bud.9.

Not your usual graft

By |April 16th, 2019|

New York grower experiments with beaver grafts, shares technique during IFTA tour.

Johnson: The other side of the rainbow

By |April 8th, 2019|

Good Fruit Grower's Jared Johnson explains how we handled this issue’s cover shot, which was just too big to fit.

Growers, researchers earn IFTA awards

By |April 3rd, 2019|

Annual awards from the International Fruit Tree Association recognize industry leaders.

New York growers moving toward the money

By |April 3rd, 2019|

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.

Final IFTA tour stop: Grow to replace

By |February 28th, 2019|

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Scott VanDeWalle of VanDeWalle Fruit Farm in Alton, New York, has spent his 36 years growing fruit constantly upgrading his

IFTA Heuser lecturer: Start with the problem

By |February 27th, 2019|

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Agriculture’s ability to collect data is greater than its ability to model and interpret data, said Nick Dokoozlian, vice president

IFTA bestows awards

By |February 25th, 2019|

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Paul Wafler of Wafler Farms was named the Outstanding Grower for 2019 by the International Fruit Tree Association on Monday

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