March 15th 2015 Issue

Breeding better bees

By |March 18th, 2015|

WSU researchers hope to make honeybees more resilient by introducing genetic diversity.

Marcus Morgan, Young Grower from The Dalles, Oregon

By |March 18th, 2015|

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grower / Marcus Morgan, 36, The Dalles, Oregon.  (with Miss Blue)
crops / Cherries
business / Orchard manager for Morgan & Sons

What should growers do before the piece rate ruling?

By |March 17th, 2015|

Attorneys suggest how to protect yourself from being sued.

Millions of dollars at stake in piece-rate case

By |March 17th, 2015|

Workers and employers can attend Washington State Supreme Court hearing in Toppenish on payment for rest breaks.

Satellite imagery updated

By |March 17th, 2015|

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Wilbur-Ellis Company has reached an agreement with Planet Labs to provide satellite imagery for its AgVerdict software.

AgVerdict is a decision-making

Companion has organic listing

By |March 17th, 2015|

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Growth Products of White Plains, New York, has introduced Companion, a new broad-spectrum biological fungicide that has been approved for

Plum lucky—twice

By |March 16th, 2015|

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We love blossoms here at Good Fruit Grower, and this month we are fortunate to feature two wonderful photographs of

Portable tester measures sugar, color, and maturity

By |March 16th, 2015|

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Felix Instruments has introduced a hand-held meter for instantly and non-destructively measuring sugar content, color, and maturity of fruit. The

FMC releases biofungicide

By |March 16th, 2015|

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FMC Corporation has developed a new broad-spectrum, biological fungicide called Fracture for control of powdery mildew, botrytis, and brown rot

Richard Lehnert of Good Fruit Grower earns MSU distinguished service award

By |March 15th, 2015|

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Richard Lehnert, who writes about tree fruit production as associate editor of Good Fruit Grower magazine, was selected to receive

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