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Buyer’s Guide

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Apple Lines

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John Baker, center, talks with supermarket staff in Dubai, a major market for Washington apples. The Washington Apple Commission is running a training ­program for

Montana apples

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The Swanson family’s Mountain View Apple Orchards is located in the Bitterroot Valley, where pioneers from the eastern United States established the first orchards The

Good Stuff

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Owners change at Burrows Tractor John Riel, who joined Burrows Tractor Company in Yakima, Washington, 32 years ago as a general helper, has bought the

Classified Ads

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EMPLOYMENT AVAILABLE Washington State University (WSU) Extension invites applications for an Area Extension Educator (E2 or E3) in Tree Fruit Horticulture.  This is a twelve-month,

Good Job

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New AgWeatherNet director Dr. Gerrit Hoogenboom, a professor of agrometeorology and crop modeling, has been appointed director of Washington State University’s agricultural weather network, AgWeatherNet.

Target fruit

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The optimized orchard system generates high production and high-value target fruit. The trees have little structural wood and are supported by an eight-wire trellis. “If