May 15th 2017 Issue

What’s hiding in your orchard?

2019-05-29T14:22:47-07:00May 22nd, 2017|Cherries, Diseases, Images, May 15th 2017 Issue, News, Research, Shannon Dininny, TJ Mullinax|

A survey of cherry viruses in Oregon has turned up none that are new to the Pacific Northwest, which is a good thing. However, at least two new viruses, and possibly a third, have been detected in Oregon for the first time — and two of the three could have a significant impact on cherry production if not controlled.

Thurlby: Looking ahead to the Northwest cherry season

2019-05-29T14:22:47-07:00May 19th, 2017|B.J. Thurlby, Blogs, Cherries, Good Point, International, Marketing, May 15th 2017 Issue, News, Trade|

In Washington, we just came through the rainiest March on record, and the view from the window tells me the season has yet to give way to what most of us would call “springtime conditions.”