Stemilt Celebrates the 2022 Apple Blossom Parade with A Half Mile Closer to the Moon Cherries

May 10, 2022 Stemilt

“Our founding family had a blast sharing the mystique of A Half Mile Closer to the Moon® cherries with the community and celebrating the beginning of the new apple crop. This is the 103rd year of the Apple Blossom Parade where bands from the Northwest join with colorful floats and horseback performances to put on one of Washington’s grandest parades.”

More Effective Product Now Available to Help With Fruit Fly Menace

April 1, 2022 IPS

Scientists in Cheshire have developed a new attractant to help monitor a serious economic pest of soft fruits including grapes, plums, cherries, currants, strawberries, raspberries and blackberries.

CMI Orchards Achieves EFI Certification on Apples, Cherries and Pears

March 29, 2022 Equitable Food Initiative

Equitable Food Initiative, the workforce development and certification organization that partners with growers, farmworkers, retailers and consumer advocacy groups, recently announced that CMI Orchards had achieved its first EFI certification.

Hazel Tech Explores Global Cherry Market Trends and Innovations During March Quality Summit

March 25, 2022 Hazel Technologies

Hazel Technologies, Inc., a USDA-funded company developing new solutions to extend the shelf life of produce and reduce food waste is hosting the Cherry Quality Summit at the end of this month. The one-hour event will be held on Thursday March 31st and will feature speakers with extensive knowledge of the cherry category amidst the 2022 global cherry season.

AM FRESH Group to Acquire IFG and Merge it with SNFL, Creating the Next Frontier in Table Grape and Cherry Genetics

March 8, 2022 IFG

AM FRESH Group and Special New Fruit Licensing (SNFL) announced a definitive agreement under which AM FRESH is acquiring International Fruit Genetics (IFG) and merging it with SNFL, creating a combined company that significantly advances SNFL’s and IFG’s abilities to further develop their breeding capacities and add to their innovative portfolio to address unprecedented industry demand.