Chestnuts make a good niche crop for retirees.
Ron Kelley and his wife, Kimi, have developed flavored apple chips and other dried fruits and fruit
Williamson Orchards maintains a thriving orchard, growing a wide variety of tree fruit, and most rec
The Williams family has been in the orchard business for 132 years — and counting.
Marc and Jeanne Isom moved to their present farm near Blackfoot, Idaho, in 1990. The orchard is on 5 acres near their house.
Terri and Jeff Weijohn, owners of Blueberry Hill Berries, started growing blueberries as a family project. Now, it is one of their major crops.
Donating to charities and scholarships is "fundamental to who we are and what we do,” Sean Gilbert, of Gillbert Orchards, says.
The Denfelds grow hazelnuts, a crop with rapidly increasing popularity in the WillametteValley.
Freddy Guys Hazelnuts are sold in bulk all over the nation and to other parts of the world, including China and Vietnam. A large portion of sales, however, are direct orders from repeat customers, restaurants, delis, small distributors and at...
Table grapes are growing in popularity across the nation and the world. The 2013 crop set a record.
Generations of the Wenger family have grown walnuts.
Jeff Martin grows olives for oil near San Martin, Calif. He and other California growers face competition from cheap, low-quality imported olive oil.
Kiwis are a diffrerent kind of fruit — they're easy to grow and require little pesticides.