Already reeling from low prices due to oversupply, the Washington apple industry now is losing important overseas sales due to the longshoremen's union work slow down.
A coalition of groups representing fruit growers in Idaho will renew a five-year agreement with the
As the holiday season approaches, navel oranges from California are smaller than usual because of th
Use of H-2A visa foreign guestworkers continues to leap upward in Washington state, mainly driven by the state's tree fruit industry.
Four months after the largest wildfire in Washington state history burned 256,000 acres, caused one death and millions of dollars in loss of 300 homes, 1,000 cattle, 500 miles of fencing and millions of board feet of timber, ranchers face years on the...
The Idaho State Department of Agriculture has confirmed that an insect found by a Boise homeowner was a brown marmorated stink bug, which feeds on a wide range of crops. ISDA officials believe it was an isolated incident involving a lone bug but will set...
Washington apple prices are the lowest they've been in eight years as the industry grapples with selling a crop 20 percent larger than the previous receond high.
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.
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.