Peaches

Irradiation Pitched as Peach Crop Defense

Flies come and flies go, but one particularly pernicious bug may one day imperil Georgia's big-dollar peach and blueberry crops. Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionClick here to read the rest of the story. more »

Don Curlee: Peach Growers Clinging to Future

As a crop, cling peaches have a distinguished past. Those who grow them are working with canners to ensure a profitable future, but it's not easy. Visalia Times-DeltaClick here to read the rest of the... more »

Rogue Valley Peach Farmers Prepare for Frost

Peach farmers are preparing for frost Monday night. KDRV (Ore.)Click here to read the rest of the story. more »

Chilean Fruit in Demand Soon

If you're a fan of grapes, peaches, or nectarines, you'd better buy them fast. Saturday's earthquake in Chile disrupted the country's fruit storage and processing facilities. KULR-8, Billings, Mont.Click here to read the rest of... more »

Cold Weather’s Been Good for Peaches

The long and cold winter will lead to a juicy peach surplus, according to South Carolina farmer Chalmers Carr. WAGT-TV, August, Ga.Click here to read the rest of the story. more »

Western Michigan Farmer Revolutionizes Fruit-Growing

Paul Friday is sure that peaches offer many health benefits; he just can't remember what they are.Click here to read the rest of the story. more »

Dec. Chill Not Enough to Hurt Mesa County Peaches

Enough peach buds in Mesa County may have survived a spell of extreme cold in December to give growers a complete crop this spring. Denver 9 NewsClick here to read the rest of the story. more »

Peach Meeting to Cover Basics, Latest Updates

Both new and veteran peach growers will find something useful at the Chilton Area Peach Production Meeting on Feb. 2. Clanton ObserverClick here to read the rest of the story. more »


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