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Tree Fruit News October 29, 2018


A(nother) bad year for Little Cherry Disease

Written by: S.J Harper, WSU Plant Pathology. October 2018. The past year has been a bad one for the spread and incidence of little cherry disease in Washington. Overall incidence of both the Western X…

Fall Fire Blight Considerations

With fall upon us and after the serious fire blight outbreak in Washington this year growers are asking questions. Here we discuss some considerations for fall fire blight management.


WA 38 Pruning Tour – North Central Region

Join us for the NCW Dormant Pruning of WA 38 tour. Tour stops will include orchards in Osoyoos, Tonasket, Omak, and Orondo.

WA 38 Dormant Pruning Tour – Sunrise Orchard

A WA 38 pruning demonstration will be held at the WSU Sunrise Orchard (114 Sunrise Ct, Rock Island, WA 98850) at 1:30 pm on November 7. Registration is not required.

WA 38 Pruning Tour – Greater Yakima Valley Region

The WA 38 Dormant Pruning Tour is scheduled for the Yakima Valley for Monday, November 5, 2018. The tour will focus on training and dormant pruning on first and second leaf trees trained to various…
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