News and announcements from Washington Apple Commission.
The Washington Apple Commission announces that Nov. 28-Dec. 6th will be the second annual celebration of Washington Apple Week. Read more >
Due to COVID-19, the Washington Apple Commission May 21st, 2020 Board of Director’s Meeting will be held via Zoom video conference call. Read more >
Due to COVID-19 and Governor’s Proclamation, the March 26th Washington Apple Commission Board Meeting at 10:00 AM will be held via Zoom conference call... Read more >
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 >
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 >
[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 >