Christina Herrick

Young Grower’s Apple Training Shows Innovation and Investment

Jimmy Zingler looks over a young planting of ‘Aztec Fuji’ and says “We’ve put a lot of investment […]

How Wireless Technology Found its Way to a Central California Farm

The story of Fybr and Monarch Valley Farming is one of collaboration as they built new technology from the ground up.

More Advancements Made in Harvest-Assist Berry Project

Research has potential to improve efficiency and quality of fresh market blueberries.

Layne to lead Auburn’s Department of Horticulture

Long-time contributor returns to the South to lead horticulture faculty.

Proper Almond Irrigation Practices for This Season

After an unusually wet 2017, Mae Culumber of University of California Cooperative Extension discusses the importance of irrigation scheduling, even during times absent of drought stress.

Webinar to Address Using Biological Controls in SWD Management

Webinar looks at native biocontrol agents and parasitic wasps to tackle invasive pest.

Northern Grape Webinar Series Returns

Topics include winery establishment considerations, trunk and cordon renewal, using NEWA and more.

Lane Southern, Taylor Orchards’ Merger Makes Largest Peach, Pecan Grower in U.S.

Peaches to be packed under Lane Southern Orchards’ label.

FDA Debuts Easy-To-Access FSMA Information

The FDA has launched a new FSMA landing page on to help stakeholders more easily access information and resources about […]

Bioinsecticide Available in California

New formulation of broad-spectrum bioinsecticide protects against navel orangeworm, Asian citrus psyllid, spotted wing drosophila, and more.

Copper Fungicide Approved for Organic Use

Product available for organic citrus, small fruits, tree crops, vegetables, and vines.

Emergency Funding Approved for Spotted Lanternfly

USDA announced $17.5 million in emergency funding has been allocated to stop the spread of the spotted lanternfly (SLF) […]

New Herbicide Gives Fruit Growers Tool for Tough Weeds

Dormant sprays of herbicide can be a part of resistance management plans.

PGR Now Available for Aerial Applications of Almond Orchards in California

Valent U.S.A. LLC announced the label expansion for ReTain plant growth regulator for California in the form of […]

Next Genetically Engineered Apple OK’d in Canada

The third release in the non-browning line, ‘Fuji’ has been approved for planting.

Berry Grower Says She’s Beating Spotted Wing Drosophila With Netting

Berry grower sees promise with exclusion netting trial.

How to Choose the Right Sweet Cherry Training System

When it comes to cherry production, there is not a single choice that is the best in every situation.

Invest in Your Farm Career’s Future in This Year

During this season of resolutions and new opportunities, fellow GenNexters should resolve to further their careers.

Grape Symposium Highlights All Facets of Sparking Wine Production

Both aspiring and veteran winemakers and grape growers looking to capture growth in a bottle can learn from […]

National Young Farmers Coalition Issues Federal Loan Guidebook

The downloadable guide is designed to help young farmers understand, apply for microloans.