The Almond Board of California has given a $145,000 grant to the University of California to continue research on grounding up whole almond orchards and putting the material back into the ground to help soil quality.
Packouts are rebounding after June 18 rain damage and Pacific Northwest cherry volume will remain he
For the second year in a row, Washington leads the nation in blueberry production. About 70 percent
Washington and Michigan eye larger fall apple crops and New York’s early forecast comes soon.
A new high-security laboratory funded by the citrus industry is being built near the University of California-Riverside to study the pathogen that causes the deadly tree disease huanglongbing.
A strong dollar, small crop and high prices all contributed to a decline in Washington apple exports over the 2015 sales season that ends this fall.
A heavy rain damaged Washington’s cherry crop June 18, but there’s still plenty of fruit and later fruit that wasn't damaged.
The winery said its felling of the oaks was in compliance with the law, and that it would be planting 5,000 young oaks on its properties.
A majority of organic fresh pear growers and shippers in the Pacific Northwest have decided to drop out of generic promotions by The Pear Bureau Northwest in favor of promoting their own brands.
Production of strawberries and other berries in California are making gains after getting off to a slow start because of winter rains.
The United States, Washington and Idaho may set new records in hop acreage harvested this year while Oregon is far short of its record set in 1935.
Growers say apricot yields in California are up slightly from last year. Harvest is expected to continue through the end of this month.
Oregon's berry evangelist laid the groundwork for what has become an industry nationally known for high quality and with an annual farmgate value of $200 million.