Jaden and John Griggs, young growers from Orondo, Washington

2019-08-14T14:30:58-08:00August 1st, 2019|Apples, August 2019 Issue, Cherries, Marketing, Technology and equipment, TJ Mullinax, Varieties, Videos, Young Grower|

family background/ Jaden and John are the fifth generation to work on the family farm. Jaden will attend the University of Montana, majoring in business, sales and marketing this fall, and John graduated from Wenatchee Valley College’s tree fruit program.

Sprayers, bin trailers and pie, oh my: Final day of the IFTA tour in Ontario ends on a sweet note

2019-08-13T13:03:32-08:00July 24th, 2019|Apples, IFTA, International, Kate Prengaman, Technology and equipment, TJ Mullinax, Updates, Videos|

When the Botden family immigrated to Canada from the Netherlands almost 20 years ago, they brought tractors and other equipment with them to start their new orchards in the Georgian Bay region of Canada.