The Washington State Tree Fruit Association and NW Hort Expo announced in a news release the return to an in-person annual meeting and trade show Dec. 6–8.

“With the recent announcement by Gov. Inslee, we are confident that we will be able to return to our traditional format,” Jordan Matson, 2021 annual meeting chairman, said in the release. “We remain committed to delivering a world-class conference and trade show for attendees.”

This year’s meeting will be held at the Yakima Convention Center and the trade show will be held at the Yakima Valley SunDome.

Visit the NW Hort Expo’s website,, for more trade show information and registration, and visit WSTFA’s website,, for updates on annual meeting registration and educational content.

by Jonelle Mejica