Promoting Washington grown apples on a global scale has taken the next step forward – dispersing grower ambassadors around the world. Marcus Bellissimo has the story. …Read More
The first initial numbers are in for this years apple harvest. And numbers are up over last year. Marcus Bellissimo reports. …Read More
A trade war that started with tariffs on steel and aluminum soon moved to other commodities. Last week, Washington apple growers got a break from the politics. Marcus Bellissimo reports.
Just as local apple producers are cheering the end of …Read More
Trade disruptions from tariffs have taken a toll on export markets, especially agriculture. A trade promotion program seeks to alleviate those additional costs. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
North Central Washington is prime territory for growing apples and cherries. But it’s also one of the premier growing regions globally for pears. Marcus Bellissimo reports.…Read More
It’s easy to not give a second thought to where our water comes from. But when the infrastructure that provides that water stops working, people start paying attention. Marcus Bellissimo reports that’s exactly what the East Wenatchee irrigation district is …Read More
The growing season continues and the Leavenworth Community Farmers Market is a great place to grab some local produce.
Market Manager Hana Butler joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studio to talk about the summer so far, kids Makers Markets …Read More
Cherries are a summertime staple. Local cherries are starting to pop up at farmers markets, fruit stands and grocers.
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington will produce 67 percent of all sweet cherries in the country this year. …
Tariffs imposed by the U.S. on aluminum and steel are seeing retaliatory tariffs on everything from pork to apples. And it will have a local impact, as Marcus Bellissimo reports.
In response to the Trump Administration’s tariffs on aluminum and …Read More
Market Manager Brittany Mieklin and Grace Spencer with Spencer Farm join Dan Langager in the …Read More