Fruit Grower Report

Follow Fruit Grower Report
Share on
Copy link to clipboard

Since 1993 this report has been covering tree fruit and grape industry news stories important to our growers. This has been accomplished through open channels of communications with the Washington State Tree Fruit Association, Washington Grape Growers Association, our land grant college scientists…

AG INFORMATION NETWORK OF THE WEST


    • Jul 30, 2021 LATEST EPISODE
    • weekdays NEW EPISODES
    • 384 EPISODES


    Search for episodes from Fruit Grower Report with a specific topic:

    Latest episodes from Fruit Grower Report

    Virtual Wine Tastings Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 30, 2021

    If you like wine, and who doesn't, the Auction of Washington Wines 'Virtual Wine Tastings' have to more episodes that you can take part in.

    Virtual Wine Tastings Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021

    If you like wine, and who doesn't, the Auction of Washington Wines 'Virtual Wine Tastings' have to more episodes that you can take part in.

    Auction of Washington Wines Hybrid Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 28, 2021

    This year's 34th Annual Auction of Washington Wines, the first-ever Hybrid event, will be held next month.

    Auction of Washington Wines Hybrid Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 27, 2021

    This year's 34th Annual Auction of Washington Wines, the first-ever Hybrid event, will be held next month.

    Bee Vectoring Technologies Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 26, 2021

    A natural approach, bees, to protecting crops from pests and disease, with Bee Vectoring Technologies.

    Bee Vectoring Technologies Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 23, 2021

    A natural approach, bees, to protecting crops from pests and disease, with Bee Vectoring Technologies.

    Pears and Heart Health Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2021

    Embracing Ag Technology Pt 3

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 20, 2021

    Technology is changing everything, including agriculture and Chad Colby of Colby AgTech says these are exciting times.

    Embracing Ag Technology Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 19, 2021

    Technology is changing everything, including agriculture and Chad Colby of Colby AgTech says these are exciting times.

    Embracing Ag Technology Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 16, 2021

    Technology is changing everything, including agriculture and Chad Colby of Colby AgTech says these are exciting times.

    Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Sale Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021

    Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Washington state's largest wine maker, has been sold to a New York company.

    Ste. Michelle Wine Estates Sale Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 14, 2021

    Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Washington state's largest wine maker, has been sold to a New York company.

    Hot Farmworker Story

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 13, 2021

    Ritzville Senator Mark Schoesler is calling out a Seattle Times story on protecting farmerworkers from the heat as one-sided and bad journalism.

    Red Raspberries in the Heat Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 12, 2021

    Washington's Red Raspberries took a beating under the extreme high temps last week.

    Red Raspberries in the Heat Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 9, 2021

    Washington's Red Raspberries took a beating under the extreme high temps last week.

    The Walls Wines Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2021

    The aptly-named Walls Wine in Walla Walla, has a wonderful nightmare of a wine you'll want to try.

    The Walls Wines Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 30, 2021

    The aptly-named Walls Wine in Walla Walla, has a wonderful nightmare of a wine you'll want to try.

    Cherry Harvest Update Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 29, 2021

    Cherry Harvest Update Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021

    Half-Time Farmers Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 25, 2021

    Farming is a half-time job that brings in about $250,000 a year! That's what the Washington Policy Center discovered in some legislative talking points recently.

    Half-Time Farmers Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2021

    Farming is a half-time job that brings in about $250,000 a year! That's what the Washington Policy Center discovered in some legislative talking points recently.

    Two New Washington AVA's Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 23, 2021

    The state of Washington has two new AVA's bringing the total to 18 designated wine grape growing regions.

    Two New Washington AVA's Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 22, 2021

    The state of Washington has two new AVA's bringing the total to 18 designated wine grape growing regions.

    Bronaugh Hits Ground Running Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 21, 2021

    Newly appointed USDA Under Secretary Dr. Jewel Bronaugh hits the ground running in her first weeks on the job.

    Bronaugh Hits Ground Running Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 18, 2021

    Newly appointed USDA Under Secretary Dr. Jewel Bronaugh hits the ground running in her first weeks on the job.

    Drought and Wildfires Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2021

    With a drought upon us to varying degrees, what are the prospects for a wildfire season like last year? University of Washington professor Cliff Mass breaks it down.

    Drought and Wildfires Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 16, 2021

    With a drought upon us to varying degrees, what are the prospects for a wildfire season like last year? University of Washington professor Cliff Mass breaks it down.

    Betz 2020 Non-Vintage Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 15, 2021

    Thanks to last summer's wildfires, Woodinville's Betz Family Winery makes the unfortunate decision to produce NO 2020 vintages.

    Betz 2020 Non-Vintage Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2021

    Thanks to last summer's wildfires, Woodinville's Betz Family Winery makes the unfortunate decision to produce NO 2020 vintages.

    WAEF Scholarships Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 11, 2021

    The Washington Apple Education Foundation is out with its latest round of college scholarships for over 330 students.

    WAEF Scholarships Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2021

    The Washington Apple Education Foundation is out with its latest round of college scholarships for over 330 students.

    Asian Giant Hornet Watch Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 9, 2021

    It's time to be on the lookout for Asian Giant Hornets as they emerge for the spring and the Washington Department of Agriculture could use your help.

    Asian Giant Hornet Watch Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 8, 2021

    It's time to be on the lookout for Asian Giant Hornets as they emerge for the spring and the Washington Department of Agriculture could use your help.

    COVID HOUSING CHANGES Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 7, 2021

    WAFLA Executive Director Dan Fazio shares his relief after state revises farmworker housing regulations.

    COVID HOUSING CHANGES Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 4, 2021

    WAFLA Executive Director Dan Fazio shares his relief after state revises farmworker housing regulations.

    Drought Advisory Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2021

    The Washington Department of Ecology has issued a Drought Advisory across most of the state.

    Drought Advisory Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 2, 2021

    The Washington Department of Ecology has issued a Drought Advisory across most of the state.

    WAFLA COVID Frustrations Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 1, 2021

    WAFLA CEO Dan Fazio breaks down the degree of frustration felt around the ag community after Governor Inslee failed to repeal emergency COVID rules for vaccinated farmworkers.

    WAFLA COVID Frustrations Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 31, 2021

    WAFLA CEO Dan Fazio breaks down the degree of frustration felt around the ag community after Governor Inslee failed to repeal emergency COVID rules for vaccinated farmworkers.

    Dead Crow Wines

    Play Episode Listen Later May 28, 2021

    Inslee Denies Ag Worker Changes Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2021

    Inslee Denies Ag Worker Changes Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2021

    Governor Jay Inslee says agworkers will still follow COVID emergency rules until further notice.

    Harvest & COVID Changes Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later May 25, 2021

    Washington State Tree Fruit Association president Jon DeVaney tells us what the CDC's mask and social distancing changes could mean for vaccinated workers.

    Harvest & COVID Changes Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2021

    Washington State Tree Fruit Association president Jon DeVaney tells us what the CDC's mask and social distancing changes could mean for vaccinated workers.

    Kontos Cellars Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later May 21, 2021

    Kontos Cellars is a Walla Walla winemaking family with generations of history in the community.

    Kontos Cellars Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 20, 2021

    Kontos Cellars is a Walla Walla winemaking family with generations of history in the community.

    Wildfire Potential Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later May 19, 2021

    Dry conditions have people concerned about the upcoming wildfire season, but UW Atmospheric Sciences professor Cliff Mass says there's hope.

    Wildfire Potential Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2021

    Dry conditions have people concerned about the upcoming wildfire season, but UW Atmospheric Sciences professor Cliff Mass says there's hope.

    Oregon Wine Month 2021 Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later May 17, 2021

    May is Oregon Wine Month and 2021's celebration comes at us both live and virtually.

    Oregon Wine Month 2021 Pt 1

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2021

    May is Oregon Wine Month and 2021's celebration comes at us both live and virtually.

    Ag World Golf Classic 2021 Pt 2

    Play Episode Listen Later May 13, 2021

    The Ag World Golf Classic is back on course and coming up in just a few weeks. Ag World CEO Brian Henninger says there's still time to register!

    Claim Fruit Grower Report

    In order to claim this podcast we'll send an email to with a verification link. Simply click the link and you will be able to edit tags, request a refresh, and other features to take control of your podcast page!

    Claim Cancel