With no end to the labor shortage, two stone fruit growers are embarking on a perilous but necessary journey.
Workers allegedly locked inside orchard by new landowner during harvest.
Learn the importance and benefits of this postharvest practice to maintain quality fruit and production longevity.
Growers can apply for payments from the Market Facilitation Program.
Answers to your most pressing fruit pest problems is a primary focus of unique industry event’s program.
A new disorder called slip-skin is challenging sweet cherry management in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia.
Open vase systems may be a grower favorite, but it’s time to look to labor savings and mechanization, say two leading Michigan State University researchers.
IFTA summer tour-goers learn why Coral Beach Farms goes higher and higher in elevation to push production into the second week of September.
Fruit breeding a hot topic as the International Fruit Tree Association makes first stop at Summerland Research Station in British Columbia.
Company acquires breeding and associated variety assets of tree fruit industry stalwart Burchell Nursery.
Stone fruit-producing states square off in epic Twitter battle to crown the best of the Southeast.
Trees picked clean of white peaches, leaving orchard owner with $1,000 loss.
While symptoms may vary by host, this pathogen’s persistence is what makes controlling it a challenge.
Cool weather is blamed for the generally smaller crop across the country; however, tart cherries up nearly 50%.
Once an afterthought in sweet cherry production, China has become a major player in the global market.
Consider using these advancements to improve the delivery of your biological control investments.
One of the easiest diseases to identify is the most difficult to control.