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2015 Outlook

Featured stories covering the 2015 season appear in this issue.

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Italy’s growing heritage: 2014 IFTA Italy

January 7th, 2015|5 Comments

Cooperation among small growers helps them compete and thrive.

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Orchards are well equipped: 2014 IFTA Italy

January 7th, 2015|2 Comments

Large and small growers share their techniques in the South Tyrol.

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Building a LINSA: 2014 IFTA Italy

January 7th, 2015|0 Comments

Italian growers forge a cooperative network for learning, innovation, and sustainable farming.

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Washington picks big wine, juice grape crops

January 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Concord grape grower cash prices plummet to $110 per ton.

New tool helps growers assess juce grape sustainability

January 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Juice grape report card

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Sunburn in apples: A hot problem

January 6th, 2015|0 Comments

Sunburn has been an increasing problem in Chile over the past 20 years.

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Grape industry honors members

January 6th, 2015|0 Comments

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The Washington State Grape Society recognized the industry contributions of three members during its annual meeting held in November in Grandview, Washington.

Mike Means, who has

Managing pests in wine grapes

January 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Report contains wealth of information about pesticides.

Order on immigration

January 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Executive Order is not the answer to ag’s labor problems, but it does help.

Supreme Court to address piece-rate breaks

January 5th, 2015|0 Comments

Farm workers are entitled to rest breaks, but how does this apply to piece-rate labor?

Growers urged to return labor survey

January 2nd, 2015|0 Comments

The survey will help determine the wage that employers may have to pay H-2A workers.

$10 million RosBREED 2 grant

January 2nd, 2015|1 Comment

Plant pathologists will work with breeders to develop disease-resistant varieties.

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Schmitten honored with Silver Pear Award

January 2nd, 2015|1 Comment

Ray Schmitten has had multiple roles in the tree fruit industry and represents pear growers in research matters.

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A first for 2015

January 1st, 2015|1 Comment

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January 1. Just writing that date stirs thoughts of what’s to come. Each year, we here at Good Fruit Grower put 17 dates on our covers, but

Patella joins CMI marketing team

January 1st, 2015|0 Comments

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Don Patella has joined the marketing team of Columbia Marketing International. Patella, who is working from his home state of Arizona, will manage key retail

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Lisa Perry, Young Grower from Odell, Oregon

December 23rd, 2014|0 Comments

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age / 26
crops / pears, apples, cherries, berries, peaches, nectarines
business / Cody Orchards and Farm Stand
other experience / Learning from her stepfather on the family