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April 27th, 2015|0 Comments
Sales are growing for varietal grape seed oils and flours made from pomace.
April 24th, 2015|0 Comments
Secondary chillers are replacing conventional storage cooling systems.
April 24th, 2015|1 Comment
E & J Gallo reduced its winery water usage by 25 percent.
April 23rd, 2015|0 Comments
Think years, not weeks, when calculating nitrogen release from compost.
April 22nd, 2015|0 Comments
Treatments with Promalin or MaxCel put more branches on young apple trees.
April 20th, 2015|0 Comments
Knowing more about what’s below ground might translate into improved yields and better informed management decisions.
April 20th, 2015|3 Comments
It’s important to prepare your surface soil the right way before planting.
April 16th, 2015|0 Comments
Final rules for Washington State wineries expected by next spring.
Walla Walla Community College hopes to show wineries how to compost their wine leftovers.
In young orchards, good weed control is essential for fast, early growth and high yields.
April 16th, 2015|1 Comment
Nurseries and growers have much to learn about the newer ones.
April 15th, 2015|0 Comments
grower / Royal City, Washington
age / 25
crops / Cherries, apples
business / Part owner of Rancho Cuevas orchard and fieldman with CHS Sun Basin
other experience /
Orchards need to be renovated to produce the kind of fruit that’s in demand.
Geneva rootstocks might be less vigorous in Washington.
Bob Price has one of the country’s largest collections of apple box labels.
Grandy closes almost 20 years as manager of pear bargaining group by sealing a three-year contract with record prices for growers.
April 13th, 2015|0 Comments
Horse Heaven Hills pioneer Don Mercer will be inducted in the Legend of Washington Hall of Fame in August by the Walter Clore Wine and
Washington State’s 2014 wine grape harvest was the largest on record and posted the third consecutive year of growth, reports the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Mike Wade of Wenatchee has been reappointed as a representative of the Washington State Fruit Commission on the board of the Northwest Horticultural Council for
Leslie Huffman, apple specialist with the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, retired March 1.
She joined OMAFRA in 1981 and worked in fruit
May 30th, 2018|0 Comments
Washington tree fruit industry lays out technology priorities.
May 17th, 2018|0 Comments
2018 brings an earlier start and cloud of tariffs over China.
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