June 1st, 2007|0 Comments
Washington Apple Commission President Dave Carlson wears the Washington apple logo in blue. Imitation is a form of flattery, they say,
Work began this spring on developing what is intended to be a world-class, state-of-the-art research orchard in Washington State.
This cherry “martini” recipe uses both maraschino cherries and marinated fresh sweet cherries. For this and other cherry recipes, visit the Northwest Cherry
An infrared sensor is mounted inside a protective PVC casing to minimize temperature fluctuations on the sensor and to protect it from the
Washington peach producers are hoping to step in to fill a void in the market caused by severe crop losses in other peach-producing states this
Last season, because of a lack of workers, some orchardists were unable to pick their crops in a timely manner, resulting in economic losses, said
Fruit growers need to collaborate with each other to address labor shortages, suggests Kirk Mayer, manager of Washington Growers Clearing House Association. For
Thanks to the apple growers in the state of Washington, apples are promoted in 47 countries through the use of 13 representatives that contract with
Stress management is an important component of regulated deficit irrigation, a practice becoming standard in Washington State red wine grape vineyards. Too much stress during
Cabernet Sauvignon grapes grown under regulated deficit irrigation. Notice the smaller canopy and exposed fruiting zone achieved by carefully controlling irrigation from fruit
June 1st, 2007|1 Comment
Record-low unemployment has growers in British Columbia, Canada, relying increasingly on Mexican workers to toil in their berry fields and orchards. Dave Sandher of
Jesse Lane stands on acreage planned by the Washington Growers League for a 126-bed project to help fill the housing needs of tree
Ten New York growers are participating in research to study new technology that uses ultrasonic sensors to detect the presence or absence of
Pest management transition fundedThe Washington State legislature approved $550,000 in funding over the next two years for a project to help the state’s tree fruit
La Verne Bergstrom, with the Washington Apple Commission and the Washington apple logo that was replaced by the current typy apple logo in
Northwest Cherry Growers has become a five-state entity, with the addition of Montana this season. B.J. Thurlby, president of Northwest Cherry Growers, said cherry
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This ‘plant destroyer’ fungus thrives in wet soils.
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