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Yakima Valley – WA 38 Tour
July 20, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pmFree
This Friday there will be a tour of WA 38 growing sites scattered around the Yakima Valley. Discussions will focus on rootstocks, systems, and tree training. Feel free to come as go as your schedule allows and/or as stops are of interest.
|Morning||Location||Coordinates (click each for map link)|
|Stop #1||Strand Orchards – Tieton||46°41’57.8″N, 120°43’33.5″W|
|9:00 – 10:00||On Naches Tieton Road between Beffa Road and Pletke Road|
|Topic:||2018 vertical planting on B118 and M111|
|Stop #2||Monson Fruit – Selah||46°38’33.52″N, 120°33’44.01″W|
|10:30 – 11:30||201 Lockout Road, Selah
(coming from Selah, Crusher Canyon Rd to Lookout Road, Left at T.
|Topic:||Vertical system on G.935, G.41, M.9 and Nic 29|
|Stop #3||Yakima Fruit – Zillah||46°25’22.39″N, 120°13’47.71″W|
|1:00 – 2:00||On Lucy Lane between Smith and Glacier Road|
|Topic:||2018 V trellis 2 leader system on M9-337|
|Stop #4||Superfresh Growers – Sunnyside||46°20’55.84″N, 119°57’54.14″W|
|2:30 -3:30||10401 VanBelle Rd., Sunnyside WA 98944|
|Topic:||2018 vertical 2 leader system on Nic 29, G.969, G.210, G.890|
To get directions to each tour stop, click on the map coordinates.