More than 20 apple growers in Minnesota and Wisconsin are pursuing earth-friendly growing practices in the upper Mississippi Valley, to compete against the growth of full-fledged organic operations th... more
Sign up to receive Fruit Growers News updates.
Washington state has had its share of fruit production challenges in 2015, among the latest being wildfires that struck portions of key fruit packing facilities in Chelan County in mid-August.
Organizers of the July 15-17 Regional Summer Tour spon... more
If there’s an emergency at your agritourism operation, do you have a plan in place to deal with it?
Eric Barrett, an Ohio State University Extens... more
Washington state will produce 125.2 million standard 40-pound boxes of fresh apples in 2015, accordi... more
The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced more than $4 million in grants... more
Northern Michigan is a perfect place for USDA’s new Whole Farm Revenue Pr... more
SnapDragon apples, grown in New York State and available exclusively from C... more
Eric Barrett, an Extension educator with Ohio State University, says farm markets should be prepared for emergencies, including storm events.