If Wisconsin cranberry growers had a higher incidence of fruit rot in 2016 than usual, should they intensify their fungicide spray program this coming season? Not necessarily, said University of Wisco... more
Rutgers University cranberry plant breeder Nick Vorsa is striving to complete research started by his predecessors nearly 140 years ago.
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Bertrand LeBlanc admits the more he thinks about what the presence of cranberry giant Ocean Spray will mean to his community, the more excited he gets... more »
It was 2002, cranberry prices had tanked and Oswego Cranberry Co. and its 27 local investors didn't have enough money to pay its bills. Syracuse Post-... more »
Kay Finch remembers spending her high school summers digging ditches and mowing dikes while growing up on her parent's cranberry farm about three mile... more »
Michigan's cranberry industry has a better shot of expanding after Gov. Jennifer Granholm signed a new wetlands law Thursday that will make production... more »
The national red tart cherry crop came in at 355 million pounds, a whopping increase over USDA’s June estimate of 283.6 million pounds. At its m... more »
Wayne Kiel kneeled at the edge of his cranberry bog last week and smiled as he pulled apart the spiny ground cover to reveal plump red and white berri... more »
It's not a raw cranberry, it's not a sweetened dried cranberry. It's a whole new kind of cranberry. Detroit Free PressClick here to read the rest of t... more »
The national red tart cherry crop came in at 355 million pounds, a whopping increase over USDA's June estimate of 283.6 million pounds. At its meeting... more »
There are a number of explanations for why Wisconsin has 18,000 acres of cranberries and Michigan, a similar place 100 miles away across Lake Michigan... more »
Ocean Spray is looking for more cranberries, either produced by its existing 600 or so growers who own the cooperative company or by other growers who... more »