[ American/Western Fruit Grower ] American/Western Fruit Grower February 2014

On The Cover

GenNext Grower Says We Need To Bridge The Gap Between Fork And Farm

Erik Jertberg fears the disconnect from food to fork and how it feeds the disconnect of ballot box and wallet. “Without an understanding of where their food comes from, and what it takes to get it there, our consumers will believe in an ideological standard when they vote, but purchase the food for their table based on a free market economics standard,” he says.

In This Issue

Seeking Natural Enemies Abroad

A research team from Oregon State University is seeking out international parasitoid specialists to import and target spotted wing drosophila in the U.S.

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