Washington farmers are expecting an above-average juice grape crop when harvest starts in mid-September. Prices are down due to a backlash against sugar in fruit juice and more consumer choices, industry members say.
New plantings are fueling a production boom for California almonds, which are expected to weigh in a
According to USDA estimates, Idaho will pass Oregon this year to nab the No. 2 spot for hop producti
James Rogers, 32, came up with the idea of putting a natural protective sheen on produce to keep it
Washington State Tree Fruit Association weighs in on Dovex case, piece rates
Prices dropped from record July volume but rebounded in August as the Northwest approaches the end of a long cherry season.
An outbreak of gypsy moths in Washington makes spring spraying likely
About two dozen temporary farmworkers who claim they were mistreated by a Washington farm are getting ready to leave for Mexico
Washington expects another large apple crop but sales may improve with fewer Red Delicious and smaller crops in Europe, Mexico and Canada.
Almond Alliance of California president Kelly Covello complains there hasn’t been an increase in recent Farm Bills for such initiatives as the Market Access Program and the Foreign Market Development Program.
Sumas, Wash., blueberry farm says worker who died was diabetic
Some plants shut down during lengthy hot spells, and may be slow to recover.
Production is expected to be 10 percent to 15 percent lower than last year due to weather conditions.
The state provides tamarixia each year to commercial growers, but this is the first year homeowners have been eligible to receive them.