Quarantine areas already included much of western Arizona as well as a small part of Santa Cruz County.
Continued growth of small craft breweries across the country is putting the squeeze on hop growers.
Future use of public land that's an elk and deer migratory path is discussed by orchardists, sportsm
Grape acreage in California remained fairly steady in 2014 despite drought conditions that caused a
McDougall & Sons Inc., Wenatchee, Wash., is on the move with a huge new apple and cherry packing facility to keep up with its expanding orchards.
Twin sisters live together and pack apples together. People can't tell them apart.
Freezing temperatures early the morning of April 15 may have damaged tree fruit and wine grapes in Central Washington, but probably not as much as last November's freeze. Effects of that are just now becoming more evident.
A California agency is urging nurseries to take steps to prevent the spread of the Asian citrus psyllid, which can carry a disease that could devastate the citrus industry. The effort comes as the USDA has offered another $23 million in grants to fight...
The manager of a state tree fruit research commission, funded by and representing private industry, is looking at also directing WSU's Tree Fruit Research and Extension Center.
Washington apple shippers continue to discard apples to help reduce the size of the record 2014 crop. Prices are low and may not have bottomed out.
Red Delicious apple trees are blooming their earliest in the past 93 years in Wenatchee due to warm weather in February and March. It means tree fruit is suceptible to frost damage longer.
Florida is expected to produce 102 million boxes of oranges this growing season.