The spotted wing drosophila has wreaked havoc in Northwest Michigan’s tart cherry orchards in the past few years, and growers ...
Anita Oberholster, associate specialist in enology for the University of California, Davis, Cooperative Extension has ...
Editors’s note: This article has been updated to correct Adrian Marshall’s title. High levels of X disease pressure in many parts of Washington’s Yakima Valley make every leafhopper found in a cherry ...
In just three years, sterile insect release has become such a popular commercial method of codling moth control in Washington that the company releasing the moths with drones cannot expand any further ...
A federal judge in Washington state has thrown out the results of a Washington agricultural prevailing wage survey that would have resulted in lower farmworker pay by ignoring piece rates. And while ...
Editor’s note: This story has been updated to include the correct crops Pat Shanahan, executive vice president of Action Mary, grew up farming. With his picture and comments in The Seattle Times, The ...
Red Beierle descends below the expansive Columbia Basin horizon to the tips of the apple trees, depositing a stream of stop-drop behind him. His Air Tractor 802 all but disappears into the rows before ...
Fotonovelas. On-air experts. Workplace visits bearing flyers. Radio KDNA of Granger, Washington, a Spanish-language public radio station, has launched an educational campaign with the Washington ...
What is your farm’s history? In 1962, my great-grandparents started this farm on what was originally sagebrush, eventually putting in cherries, apples, pears and some peaches. That worked until the ...
Grape powdery mildew (GPM) is a problem for grape growers around the world. While it is often thought of as a “late season” ...
Washington State University physiologist Lee Kalcsits has been named WSU’s endowed chair for tree fruit environmental physiology and management, according to a news release. Sponsored by a $2 million ...
Auction of Washington Wines, a nonprofit devoted to advancing awareness of the Washington wine industry, announced its lineup of events for 2021. After moving to virtual events last year, AWW is ...