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Focus On Fruit: 03/30/23
Focus On Fruit: 03/30/23
Focus On Fruit: 03/30/23
X-disease is a deadly disease creating problems for cherry growers across the Pacific Northwest.  OSU Extension's Ashley Thompson talks about what's being done to better understand how this disease travels from tree to tree.     If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) 547-9791, or e-mail glenn.vaagen@townsquaremedia.c...
Focus On Fruit: 01/05/23
Focus On Fruit: 01/05/23
Focus On Fruit: 01/05/23
In today's Focus On Fruit, Oregon State University's Ashley Thompson updates us on the latest research focused on X-disease.     If you have a story idea for the PNW Ag Network, call (509) 547-9791, or e-mail glenn.vaagen@townsquaremedia.com ...
Perry: Wine Grapes Look Solid, Cherries Had A Rougher Year
Perry: Wine Grapes Look Solid, Cherries Had A Rougher Year
Perry: Wine Grapes Look Solid, Cherries Had A Rougher Year
As we conclude our six-part Northwest Farm Credit Services’ quarterly commodity snapshot series, we look at area wine and cherry industries.  Bill Perry, Vice President at NWFCS said their 12-month outlook suggests profits for both vineyards and wineries.   “Wine ...
Insured Acreages Vary Widely Across Fruit and Nut Specialty Crops
Insured Acreages Vary Widely Across Fruit and Nut Specialty Crops
Insured Acreages Vary Widely Across Fruit and Nut Specialty Crops
USDA's Economic Research Service reported this week insured acres of specialty crops vary widely across specific crop types.  USDA’s Risk Management Agency offers Federal Crop Insurance Program products to cover specialty crops in counties with enough data available to offer a sound insurance product.   Using ...
Northwest Ag Awarded Millions Through SCBG Funding
Northwest Ag Awarded Millions Through SCBG Funding
Northwest Ag Awarded Millions Through SCBG Funding
On Thursday, USDA announced it was awarding $72.9 million in Specialty Crop Block Grant program funding for Fiscal Year 2022.  The funding, via AMS, will go to all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.   ...
Businesses Encouraged To Register For 2022 Hort Expo
Businesses Encouraged To Register For 2022 Hort Expo
Businesses Encouraged To Register For 2022 Hort Expo
General registration is open now for businesses interested in participating in the 2022 Horticultural Expo this December in Wenatchee.  Dawn Milne with the Hort Expo said the event is three days of all things horticultural, not just apples.   “...
Nearly 9.8M Boxes Of Cherries Harvested This Season
Nearly 9.8M Boxes Of Cherries Harvested This Season
Nearly 9.8M Boxes Of Cherries Harvested This Season
After a delayed start thanks to cool, wet weather this spring, the 2022 cherry harvest is progressing nicely across the Pacific Northwest.  As of Thursday, July 25th, the Northwest cherry industry has shipped 9,745,008 twenty-pound equivalent boxes. ...
Next Year Looks Good For Cherry, Wine Sectors
Next Year Looks Good For Cherry, Wine Sectors
Next Year Looks Good For Cherry, Wine Sectors
As we start the second half of our Northwest Farm Credit Services quarterly commodity snapshot series, today we focus on the wine and cherry industries.  Bill Perry, Vice President at NWFCS, said their 12-month outlooks calls for breakeven conditions for Northwest cherry growers. “...

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