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Good to Know

November 1st, 2012|1 Comment

Brown marmorated stinkbugs feed on the foliage and fruit of grapevines. Grape growers have been closely watching the spread of the brown marmorated

Last Bite

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Winemaking in France is believed to date back at least 2,600 years to the ­founding of Massilia, the city now known as Marseille. So it’s

Good Stuff

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New Zealand’s Tow and Blow Tow and Blow is a portable wind machine developed in New Zealand by engineer Kim McAulay. He used to import

In The Box

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Missing Pear Fact Dear Good Fruit Grower: I greatly enjoyed your September pear issue of the Good Fruit Grower. The article “A plethora of pears”

Other teaching programs

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Washington State has several educational options for students interested in ­viticulture and enology. A four-year degree is offered at Washington State ­University, but three community

New director

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Soil Scientist Dr. Rich Koenig has been appointed associate dean and director of Washington State University Extension. He was formerly chair of WSU’s department of

Classes for Hispanics

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Wenatchee Valley College will offer two employee educational programs for the 2012-2013 academic year—level one of its Hispanic Orchard Employee Education Program and level one