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Board Meeting on May 21, 2020

Pursuant to RCW 15.24 and under the direction of the Washington State Director of Agriculture, notice is hereby given that a call-in meeting of apple growers, dealers and shippers will be held on Monday, December 7, 2020, at 1:10 p.m., in conjunction with the Washington State Tree Fruit Association’s annual meeting, to nomination candidates for three grower and two dealer members of the Washington Apple Commission for a three-year terms, commencing March 1, 2021. Read more >


Board Meeting on March 26, 2020

In early August, the first estimate for the Washington apple crop predicted a crop volume of 134 million boxes (40 lb.), on par with the previous season of 133 million boxes. Since the time of the initial estimate, extreme windstorms, wildfires on the West Coast, and more accurate reporting of crop load on the trees as harvest progressed, suggest a lighter total crop volume for the 2020-21 apple harvest. Over... Read more >


Washington Apples License Plate Proposed

[WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON, DEC 11] The Washington Apple Commission is proposing a new Washington specialty license plate to celebrate Washington apples, the state’s leading agricultural commodity and support the Washington Apple Education… Read more >