California apple crop up

Aug 29, 2017 by The Packer
California growers are expected to produce 1.7 million 40-pound boxes of fresh apples this year, an increase from 1.5 million boxes last year, said Alex Ott, executive director of the Clovis-based California Apple Commi

Grapes cope with heat wave

Aug 07, 2017 by The Packer
Table grape growers in California’s San Joaquin Valley were hoping for cooler weather in early August after enduring an extensive heat wave with temperatures topping 100 degrees.