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The U.S. Department of Agriculture is taking steps to officially dissolve the marketing order for potatoes in the state of Washington.
Oct 17, 2020 by Chris Koger
Washington apple growers, who are about three-fourths through?harvest, are seeing a production dip of about 10%, causing the Washington Apple Commission to revise an August forecast.
Oct 09, 2020 by Chris Koger
Windstorms, wildfires and a revision of yields on trees is dropping Washington apple crop estimates for the 2020-21 season by 5-10%, according to the Washington Apple Commission.
Sep 18, 2020 by Chris Koger
Total losses from the COVID-19 pandemic’s effects on the Washington State’s potato industry is estimated to top $1 billion, according to a study by Washington State University.
Sep 13, 2020 by Chris Koger
Rainier Fruit, Selah, Wash., has earned Equitable Food Initiative certification for its largest farm, which is more than 2,300 acres.
Aug 27, 2020 by Chris Koger
Washington state peach and nectarine volume from Wenatchee, Wash.-based Stemilt Growers will continue with promotable volume well into September.
Aug 09, 2020 by Tom Karst
Potato production in the Northwest was strong in 2019, and the outlook for 2020 looks similar, said Chris Voigt, executive director of the Moses Lake-based Washington State Potato Commission.?
Jul 07, 2020 by Jim Offner