Irrigation districts south of Wenatchee, Wash., finally were getting a project done this week to give them water during times of low Columbia River flow. The project was thwarted in April by lack of permits and in May through the summer by high river...
Oregon’s Willamette Valley is host to a dozen or more of these grape stomps each fall.
With its peak season drawing to a close, strawberry production in California is still on a pace for
Low flow in the Wenatchee River caused the first water restrictions in several years, but rain may change that. Growers are more concerned with finding pickers.
Oregon's wine grape harvest is under way, and vineyards report high quality and heavy yields.
FDA released revisions to its proposed produce safety rule Sept. 19 and growers and farm group leaders are sorting through the 152-page technical document to try to determine whether the changes are reasonable and economically viable for farmers.
Washington Growers Clearing House Association funded two scholarships in perpetuity before closing its doors.
Washington's tree fruit future is bright but there are no guarantees, says an industry leader retiring after 42 years as his association shuts down.
Oregon hazelnut growers are in good shape heading into the harvest.
Almond experts attribute much of the rising popularity of their commodity among consumers to health studies like one recently published in the British Journal of Nutrition.
The harvest of early walnut varieties is under way in California, and growers are expecting a record overall crop.
The U.S. Department of Labor claims it can't come up with the cash to fully reimburse Oregon farmers for the $220,000 it unlawfully coerced from them.
The steam heat kills the bacteria, and while it doesn’t cure the tree entirely of the disease, it does extend the tree’s lifespan, allowing a grower to harvest more fruit.
Agriculture has provided a strong base for economic recovery in Oregon's Columbia River Gorge counties.