Defining organics

By |June 20th, 2019|

Northwest tree fruit industry speaks up when Seattle hosts the National Organic Standards Board.

Matthew Hendrickson fills new staff position at USApple

By |June 5th, 2019|

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The U.S. Apple Association announced in a news release that Matthew Hendrickson will join the organization in the newly created

Seneca closing pear processing plant

By |June 5th, 2019|

Closure leaves Northwest with only two pear processing facilities.

Good to Know: The disruption eruption

By |June 4th, 2019|

Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission funding codling moth mating disruption for 30 years.

Erika Espinoza, a young grower from Tieton, Washington

By |June 3rd, 2019|

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family background / Erika grew up in Washington’s Yakima Valley and was trained in business and human resources at Charter

The margins of mechanization

By |May 22nd, 2019|

Oregon State University economist assesses the costs and benefits of mechanizing vineyard tasks.

European cherry fruit fly quarantine in New York expands

By |May 21st, 2019|

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Federal regulators have expanded the quarantine zone for the European cherry fruit fly in New York to now include all

WSDA offering on-site airblast sprayer training through June

By |May 20th, 2019|

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The Washington State Department of Agriculture is currently enrolling employers from the tree fruit industry in its “On-site Airblast Sprayer

Healthy strategies for smokey skies

By |May 14th, 2019|

Keep your workers safe when pollution threatens.

Good to Know: 2019 Pacific Northwest cherry research funding

By |May 13th, 2019|

More than $930,000 provided for 20 different research projects.

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