A visit to orchards in Upstate New York became a learning experience when my mom came along for the ride.
Both American Fruit Grower® and Western Fruit Grower® magazines’ Apple Grower of the YearSM Rod Farrow, and the man from whom […]
The second step is to educate your employees, leading to the crucial last piece necessary for enduring success: buy-in.
The 2017 Apple Grower of the Year, Rod Farrow, has a unique perspective, as he’s been on both ends of succession, yet neither from his parents nor to his children.
The 2002 Apple Grower of the Year was known for his encyclopedic horticultural knowledge.
Legendary apple grower Bill Evans, who along with his wife, Jeannette, farmed more apple acreage than any grower […]
Wenatchee, WA grower honored; only blemish on apple crop is the drought that shrank the harvest in the Northeast.
USApple predicts 2016 output will be just slightly higher than in 2015.
You’ll be able to get up-to-the-minute reports of not only the various regions of the U.S., but key production regions around the world.
The Washington apple industry’s rapid change is evident during my many trips to the state in the past 20 years.
The 2016 winner, Scott McDougall, largely stopped planting the tried and true, going mostly with exclusive and club varieties – and it paid off.
Crop is down from last year’s record; new varieties drive consumption.
Bill Dodd, owner of Hillcrest Orchards in Amherst, OH, was honored as American Fruit Grower® magazine’s 2015 Apple […]
The judging for the Apple Grower Of The Year award is an interesting process that takes us through […]
Informed of his selection as the 2015 Apple Grower Of The Year by American Fruit Grower® and Western […]
It’s a Mount-u-mental celebration for the 2005 Apple Grower Of The Year and family.
American and Western Fruit Grower editors will be tweeting in real time this week from the Apple Crop Outlook & Marketing Conference.