Everything’s coming up cherries in northern lower Michigan.
The state produces about 75 percent of the U.S. supply of tart cherries, said Philip J. Korson, president of the Michigan-based Cherry ... more
Mark Miezio went from designing highway projects across the country to becoming operations manager for a Michigan tree fruit production company. He adjusted sea... more
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This is the seventh weekly report of the Michigan State University Extension spotted wing Drosophila (SWD) monitoring network. Traps in the network ar... more »
This case study provides an overview of the processes, challenges, benefits, and lessons learned from the Group Good Agricultural Practice (GAP) pilot... more »
Michigan State University Extension is inviting members of the northern tart cherry industry and affiliates to view a harvesting of tart cherries plan... more »
Gary Pullano, associate editor for Fruit Growers News, is blogging this week from the International Fruit Tree Association's Regional Summer Tour in W... more »
The extremely wet weather over the last month has triggered rot issues in both sweet and tart cherries. As a result of the volume of fungal spores fly... more »
This is the fourth weekly report of the Michigan State University Extension spotted wing drosophila (SWD) monitoring network. A total of six females a... more »
Michigan State University (MSU) horticulture professor Jim Flore was honored as Cherry Industry Person of the Year on July 7.Flore received the honor ... more »
Mark Whalon, professor in the Department of Entomology at Michigan State University, discusses the need to understand Maximum Residue Levels (MRL's... watch »
An agricultural operation with multiple business arms operates best when all facets are on the same page – or at least functioning from a shared... more »
What might fruit storage look like in the future? Several experts shared their thoughts with FGN.
Randy Beaudry, a horticulture professor at Michig... more »