Stone Fruit Stories
Stone FruitOhio Peach Growers Hope For A Better Winter This Year
January 6, 2015
State hit hard by polar vortex; growers hopeful weather conditions don’t repeat. Read More
Apples & PearsManage Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Without Abandoning IPM
January 5, 2015
Research shows a mix of traps, monitoring, and insecticides can help Eastern peach growers keep brown marmorated stink bug in check. Read More
Apples & PearsFour Highlights You May Have Missed At Great Lakes Expo
December 16, 2014
Record-setting crowd sat in on presentations featuring precision orchard management, mechanical berry harvesters, biocontrols, and more. Read More
BerriesGeorgia Is The Top Blueberry State In The Nation
November 17, 2014
The Peach State experiences extreme growth in production of blueberries in the last 20 years. Read More
NutsHeard Of The Tree Of 40 Fruit?
November 11, 2014
Sculptor brings new meaning to grafting as an art form. Read More
Stone FruitPrevent Varmints From Pillaging Your Peach Crop
November 10, 2014
One of the realities of life is that in any garden or orchard, eventually insects, pathogens, and animals will show up to claim their share — or at least become obnoxious in some way. Read More
Stone FruitWhat’s The State Of Cherry Production In The Pacific Northwest?
November 6, 2014
Growers are at the intersection of innovation and quality, says Lynn Long of Oregon State University. Read More
Stone FruitStudy Examines How To Keep Sweet Cherries Fresh
October 28, 2014
Canadian researcher says cooling of sweet cherries is key to delivering a quality product. Read More
Stone FruitIntroducing A Gem Of A Peach For Central Florida
October 22, 2014
The new UFGem variety appears to have the right cut and polish for producers. Read More
Stone FruitMSU Study Notes Significant Cherry Yield Increase With Automated Roof
October 7, 2014
Fruit maturity reached 15 days sooner in trial. Read More
Stone FruitFlamin’ Fury® Peaches 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 5, 2014
Flamin’ Fury® Peaches in Coloma, MI, offers freestone, cold-hardy, and both late and early peaches. Read More
NutsDave Wilson Nursery 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 5, 2014
Dave Wilson Nursery in Hickman, CA, presents a new interspecific apricot, clingstone nectarine, red-speckled pluot, and more. Read More
The Latest
Apples & PearsSurvey: Positive Indicators For Biocontrols In U.S. Hor…
January 22, 2015
Preliminary results of a survey conducted in December 2014 of more than 850 readers across six Meister Media Worldwide titles Read More
Apples & PearsReal-World Solutions Highlight First Biocontrols 2015 C…
January 22, 2015
Topping the inaugural event's marquee are presentations on “Driving Crop Quality and Productivity Using Biocontrols” by representatives from two of the largest produce growing organizations in the country. Read More
Apples & PearsRosBREED 2 Program Focuses On Disease Resistance And Qu…
January 19, 2015
The next generation of the federally funded RosBREED research program uses DNA techniques to deliver varieties that benefit both growers and consumers. Read More
Stone FruitOhio Peach Growers Hope For A Better Winter This Year
January 6, 2015
State hit hard by polar vortex; growers hopeful weather conditions don’t repeat. Read More
Apples & PearsManage Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Without Abandoning I…
January 5, 2015
Research shows a mix of traps, monitoring, and insecticides can help Eastern peach growers keep brown marmorated stink bug in check. Read More
Apples & PearsFour Highlights You May Have Missed At Great Lakes Expo
December 16, 2014
Record-setting crowd sat in on presentations featuring precision orchard management, mechanical berry harvesters, biocontrols, and more. Read More
BerriesGeorgia Is The Top Blueberry State In The Nation
November 17, 2014
The Peach State experiences extreme growth in production of blueberries in the last 20 years. Read More
NutsHeard Of The Tree Of 40 Fruit?
November 11, 2014
Sculptor brings new meaning to grafting as an art form. Read More
Stone FruitPrevent Varmints From Pillaging Your Peach Crop
November 10, 2014
One of the realities of life is that in any garden or orchard, eventually insects, pathogens, and animals will show up to claim their share — or at least become obnoxious in some way. Read More
Stone FruitWhat’s The State Of Cherry Production In The Pacific No…
November 6, 2014
Growers are at the intersection of innovation and quality, says Lynn Long of Oregon State University. Read More
Stone FruitStudy Examines How To Keep Sweet Cherries Fresh
October 28, 2014
Canadian researcher says cooling of sweet cherries is key to delivering a quality product. Read More
Stone FruitIntroducing A Gem Of A Peach For Central Florida
October 22, 2014
The new UFGem variety appears to have the right cut and polish for producers. Read More
Stone FruitMSU Study Notes Significant Cherry Yield Increase With …
October 7, 2014
Fruit maturity reached 15 days sooner in trial. Read More
Stone FruitFlamin’ Fury® Peaches 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 5, 2014
Flamin’ Fury® Peaches in Coloma, MI, offers freestone, cold-hardy, and both late and early peaches. Read More
NutsDave Wilson Nursery 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 5, 2014
Dave Wilson Nursery in Hickman, CA, presents a new interspecific apricot, clingstone nectarine, red-speckled pluot, and more. Read More
NutsSierra Gold Nurseries 2015 Variety Showcase [Slideshow]
October 4, 2014
Sierra Gold Nurseries in Yuba City, CA, offers two dwarfing cherry rootstocks, a salt-tolerant pistachio rootstock, and more. Read More
NutsThe Burchell Nursery, Inc. 2015 Variety Showcase [Slide…
October 4, 2014
The Burchell Nursery, Inc., in Oakdale, CA, offers a new self-fertile almond, an early-season nectarine, and a late-season peach. Read More
Stone FruitLarge Cherry Crop Expected In Washington
September 30, 2014
Approximately 23.5 million boxes of cherries were sold during season. Read More