U.S. universities embark on studies to examine drape netting over high-value apple orchards.
Makers of new noise and laser deterrents promise birds won’t habituate to the technology.
Boutique grower credits unconventional trellis system for pest and disease prevention.
Managing sheer number of samples, volume of data is focus for breeding program.
With launch of WA 38 underway, WSU’s apple breeding program hopes to build on successes.