European cherry fruit fly quarantine in New York expands

By |May 21st, 2019|

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Federal regulators have expanded the quarantine zone for the European cherry fruit fly in New York to now include all

WSDA offering on-site airblast sprayer training through June

By |May 20th, 2019|

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The Washington State Department of Agriculture is currently enrolling employers from the tree fruit industry in its “On-site Airblast Sprayer

Who wins in China-U.S. trade tiff? How about Australia? reports CNBC

By |April 4th, 2018|

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CNBC says China slapping a tariff on U.S. agriculture goods, including apples and cherries, puts a damper on sales of

USApple disappointed growers “in the crosshairs” in China-U.S. trade dispute

By |March 23rd, 2018|

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The U.S. Apple Association expressed extreme disappointment that tree fruit may be a casualty in a suddenly escalating trade tiff

USDA awards $63.5m to support clean plant stock

By |March 22nd, 2018|

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced $63.5 million for efforts to prevent the introduction and spread of invasive pests

WSU talks tough, Phytelligence talks softer in suits over Cosmic Crisp

By |March 13th, 2018|

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This post from March 13 has been updated with new statements from Washington State University and from Phytelligence.

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IFTA awards Grower of the Year award during New Zealand tour

By |March 5th, 2018|

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The International Fruit Tree Association presented its Grower of the Year award during the annual study tour and conference in

IFTA explores Nelson, New Zealand

By |February 22nd, 2018|

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Editor’s note: This post has been updated to correct “flaring” to flowering,” a goof resulting from an American mishearing the

New Zealand growers welcome IFTA Study Tour groups

By |February 17th, 2018|

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The International Fruit Tree Association 2018 summer tour and conference kicked off with a welcome dinner at a restored theater

WSU picks André-Denis Wright as new dean of agriculture college

By |January 16th, 2018|

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Dr. André-Denis Wright, an internationally recognized researcher and director of the School of Animal and Comparative Biomedical Sciences at the

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