Insects and mites

Growers raise the alarm on postharvest pest control for little cherry disease vectors

By |July 16th, 2019|

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As the cherry harvest wraps up, growers in Central Washington should launch their leafhopper control programs, reducing the risk of

Giving tradition a nudge in the vineyard

By |July 10th, 2019|

New generation of disease-resistant grapes are showing signs of increased acceptance in Europe.

Good to Know: Another big year for grape and wine research

By |July 1st, 2019|

Research aims to improve wine quality by addressing vineyard and winery challenges.

Hot new varieties for hot climates

By |June 25th, 2019|

Pome fruit breeding partnership between Spain and New Zealand produces new cultivars that will help the industry adapt to climate change.

Good to Know: The disruption eruption

By |June 4th, 2019|

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

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

Making orchards less hospitable for SWD

By |May 21st, 2019|

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With a prune here and a mow there, Michigan tart cherry growers may be able to make their orchards less

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

Erin Carlson, a young grower from Summerland, British Columbia

By |May 15th, 2019|

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family background/ Erin received her agriculture degree in organics at the University of Guelph in Ontario and is also active

Mission ahead for Washington researchers

By |May 15th, 2019|

Washington Tree Fruit Research Commission celebrating 50 years driving industry innovation.

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