Tagged Pacific Northwest Report

Fruits
November 11, 2014
Our Roots Run Deep In The Pacific Northwest [Opinion]
A lot is changing in the Pacific Northwest fruit industry. Many of the most important things are not. Read More
Fruits
November 11, 2014
RosBREED2: Disease Resistance Plus Horticultural Quality Is The Goal
This new project will develop and apply modern DNA-based tools to deliver new cultivars with superior product quality and disease resistance. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 11, 2014
Seeing The Positives In Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Invasion
When it comes to tree fruit and many other specialty crops, BMSB probably falls into the catastrophic category. Read More
Fruits
November 11, 2014
Win Jan Cook Mack’s “Stand By Me Reds” Painting
The original “Stand By Me Reds” painting will be given away to one lucky attendee at this year’s Washington State Horticultural Association meeting. Read More
Stone Fruit
November 6, 2014
What’s The State Of Cherry Production In The Pacific Northwest?
Growers are at the intersection of innovation and quality, says Lynn Long of Oregon State University. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 4, 2014
Matson Fruit Automates Storage With Robotics
High-tech cranes “read” barcodes and retrieve pallets, increasing capacity on less square footage. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 3, 2014
Monster Apple Crop Looms
Washington is predicted to have a 162-million box crop by USApple, smashing the record. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 3, 2014
Another Large Pear Crop In 2014
Northwest crop smaller than last year’s record high, but well above average. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 3, 2014
High-Tech Building Boom In The Pacific Northwest
Grower/packer/shippers are plowing the last few years’ profits into state-of-the-art equipment. Read More
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Citrus
September 21, 2017
Hurricane Relief Fund Launched for Flori…
Money raised will benefit Redlands Christian Migrant Association’s efforts to aid families in need. Read More
GenNext Growers
September 21, 2017
Advice for Taking Over the Family Farm
If you are considering joining and running your family business, here are some tips to ensure success. Read More
Berries
September 21, 2017
Ways Florida Blueberry Growers Can Eleva…
Promotional efforts seek to harness power that drives the Sunshine State's ‘little blue dynamos.’ Read More
Florida Ag Expo
September 21, 2017
Everything You Need to Know About the 20…
More education choices, flexible field tours, and networking opportunities to provide an enhanced attendee experience. Read More
Insect Control
September 20, 2017
Whitefly Troubles Go From Bad to Worse i…
Growers should have a plan for managing the pest from beginning to end of season. Read More
Grower Achievement Award
September 20, 2017
Ask Yourself: What Can I Do to Make Thin…
Alan Jones, this year's recipient of American Vegetable Grower magazine's Grower Achievement Award, invites all growers to do what he does: Look in the mirror and ask," What can I do to make a positive impact on our industry?" Read More
Berries
September 20, 2017
Getting to the Bottom of Bacterial Wilt …
Prolific plant pathogen now presenting a new challenge for Florida producers and researchers. Read More
Citrus
September 19, 2017
Precision in Specialty Crops Gains Momen…
Here are some of the key drivers that may transform your farm in the years ahead. Read More
Fruits
September 19, 2017
EPA Mulls Restricting Dicamba Use
Proposal is a part of agency’s focus on reducing herbicide injury in vulnerable crops. Read More
Fruits
September 19, 2017
Washington State University Creates BMSB…
As populations grow in the state, university offers growers pest management advice. Read More
Berries
September 19, 2017
UC Davis Strawberry Lawuit Settled
Former university breeders to return any crosses that used unpatented varieties and agree the school owns rights to them. Read More
Citrus
September 19, 2017
Hopes High for Hops Fresh From Florida
When it comes to alternative crop solutions, something good is brewing in the Sunshine State. Do you have what it takes to tap in? Read More
Apples & Pears
September 16, 2017
Researcher Finds Bacteria Can Stop Blue …
The natural bacterium found in soil can survive in cold storage; this promising biocontrol offers an alternative to chemical treatments. Read More
Disease Control
September 15, 2017
Scientist Uncovers Chilling Side of Dead…
Lab tests indicate laurel wilt pathogen grows faster in the fall and winter. Read More
Citrus
September 15, 2017
Help Extended to Hurricane-Weary Farmers…
USDA chief grants extra time and special procedures to document and file claims. Read More
Citrus
September 13, 2017
New Guidance on FSMA Ag Water Compliance…
FDA issued a rule to extend compliance dates for agricultural water and announced a start date for farm inspections. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
September 13, 2017
Get Better Results From Your Biopesticid…
Softer crop protection programs are becoming a must in specialty crop production. Growers who aren’t learning more about their options Read More
Citrus
September 13, 2017
Florida Farmers Digging out From Impacts…
Damage reports starting to flood in from the field following monster storm, and it's not pretty. Read More