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Tree Fruit News October 9, 2018

NEWS

WA 38 Stem Punctures & Semi-commercial Packout in the 2017-18 Storage Season

This study found that stem clipping WA 38 decreased the amount of stem punctures from five to two percent, and it also decreased the amount of decay (50% less). Based on our economic analysis, stem…

OPPORTUNITIES

Agricultural Robotics Internship in Australia/New Zealand

Abundant Robotics is preparing to deploy the world’s first robotic apple harvesters. We are seeking interns to help operate, evaluate the performance of, and nominate feature improvements for these new systems during field trials in…

AgWeatherNet Director Search – Join us!

Washington State University is currently conducting a search for a new AgWeatherNet Director! Please join us at WSU Prosser IAREC on Monday, October 15th, to hear presentations and interact with the 3 candidates.  The schedule for the…

WORKSHOPS AND TRAININGS

Women in Ag Conference Oct 27, 2018

Learn how to strengthen your farm operation with a healthy cash flow and make it possible to do what you love most! The day will include our featured speakers, a local panel of women farmers…

WA 38 Pruning Tour – Greater Yakima Valley Region

There will be a tour of orchards demonstrating pruning methods for WA 38. Tour stops will include orchards in Tieton, Seleah, Grandview, and Sunnyside. Details coming soon. Save the date!  

WA 38 Pruning Tour – North Central Region

There will be a tour of orchards demonstrating pruning methods for WA 38. Tour stops will include orchards in Osoyoos, Tonasket, Omak, and Orondo. Details coming soon. Save the date!

Healthy Soils Workshop

Save the Date – March 12-14, 2019, Pendleton Convention Center Registration opens November 1, 2018
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