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Stemilt’s Kyle’s Pick cherries return

Throughout July, Wenatchee, Wash.-based Stemilt Growers is striving to ensure that premium Kyle’s Pick cherries are the impulse buy shoppers make.

Figs No. 1 on Produce Market Guide, but plums get plenty of love

After a couple of weeks of inching toward No. 1, figs secured the ranking of most searched item on Produce Market Guide during the week of July 1, switching places with cucumbers.

Millennials Eat — Special 4th of July Edition!

Copy editor and designer Amelia Freidline and staff writer Ashley Nickle host a special Fourth of July edition of Millennials Eat that focuses on uses for cherries, which are in season now.

The Ultimate Cherry line starts season at Stemilt

Dubbed the Ultimate Cherry line, Stemilt Growers’ massive new high-tech packing line in Wenatchee, Wash., has 32 lanes that use cameras to sort and size the fruit.

Northwest cherry season gaining speed

The Northwest cherry season is off and running, with industry leaders predicting good volume for July 4 promotions and beyond.

Oppy celebrates 10-year partnership with Orchard View

The Vancouver-based Oppenheimer Group is celebrating a decade of partnering with The Dalles, Ore.-based Orchard View Inc.

Bill would give more aid to cherry growers

A Congressional disaster relief bill headed for President Trump’s desk for his signature will provide more direct aid to U.S. cherry growers hurt by China’s retaliatory tariffs.

Northwest cherry shippers preparing for mid-June start

With California cherry growers dealing with damage from rains, Northwest shippers are preparing for a favorable start to the season in mid-June.

Imports give CMI Orchards year-round capabilities

CMI Orchards, Wenatchee, Wash., is ready for another imported apple season, with fruit from New Zealand, Argentina and Chile arriving in June.

Cherry exporters hope for easier access to China in 2019

Northwest cherry exporters hope trade negotiators quickly produce a key that will open up the Chinese market to their goods.