• Dennis Pleasant, right, was presented the Grape Society’s Walter Clore award by Bill Riley, chair of the organization, for lifetime contributions to the industry. (Ross Courtney/Good Fruit Grower)

Phylloxera, economics highlight the 2019 Washington State Grape Society annual meeting

November 14th, 2019|0 Comments

Sarah Del Oro of Blehyl Co-op checks grapevine root samples for phylloxera feeding damage Thursday at the 2019 annual meeting of the Washington State Grape Society in Grandview, on Nov. 14. The emergence of phylloxera was one of the major topics. (Ross Courtney/Good Fruit Grower) Identifying and managing phylloxera, a