TFREC is the research and extension center of Washington State University dedicated to the tree fruit sciences. Located in the primary fruit producing region of the world, the center features a cooperative, multidisciplinary approach to tree fruit production in the 21st century.
Website features orchard management research
The orchard management research group managed by Dr. Stefano Musacchi at TFREC has a new website, www.musacchi-orchardmanagement.com. At this time Dr. Musacchi is currently looking for two motivated, enthusiastic, hard working students who want to pursue a Ph.D to join the group. Persons interested are encouraged to check out the website.
New video: Photo-selective Netting
An Integrated Agro-technology: Improving Fruit Production While Coping With Environmental Constraints is now available on-line at WSU-Tree Fruit .
Dr. Shahak presents an invited expert seminar reviewing research around the world where anti-hail shade nets of various colors have been used to alter the field microclimate and bring about various positive benefits for plants.