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H-2A continues rapid growth in Washington
Use of H-2A visa foreign guestworkers continues to leap upward in Washington state, mainly driven by the state's tree fruit industry.

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Oregon wine industry says it was another fantastic year
Oregon wine industry says it was another fantastic year
True, Oregon growers and wine makersare an optimistic bunch and never speak badly of their work, but they say this year was one for the ages.
Insurance extended for late apple harvest
Insurance extended for late apple harvest
The federal government has extended multi-peril crop insurance for apple growers by an additional 15 days of harvest due to late maturity of apples.
Washington wine grapes to set record
Washington wine grapes to set record
Washington wine grape growers are finishing up what will be a record harvest for the third year in a row. Increased acreage and good weather contributed.
Wine Science Center to open next year at Richland
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates CEO Ted Baseler says the Wine Science Center at Richland will do for Washington’s wineries what the University of California-Davis did for California’s wine industry.
New York named ‘Wine Region of the Year’
New York was selected over Champagne, France; Chianti, Italy; Red Mountain, Washington; and Sonoma, California.