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Cashmere's Crunch Pak now marketing fresh pears CASHMERE — Crunch Pak, the sliced apples specialist, is extending its expertise in the value-added space to a new to the world item – fresh sliced, peeled and diced pears. The value-added pears, available in 7-ounce and 32-ounce packages for...
Washington Apples to stay profitable Information courtesy of Northwest Farm Credit Services Drivers for the Northwest apple industry include a lighter 2018-19 crop, improved season-to-date fruit pricing and tariff concerns. • The 2018-19 Washington state fresh crop is smaller than recent crops,...
Washington Apple Industry Welcomes Removal of Tariffs Washington Apple Commission news release Last month, the U.S., Canada and Mexico reached an agreement resulting in the removal of steel and aluminum tariffs by the U.S. administration and removal of retaliatory tariffs on imported U.S. goods....
2019 Seattle Wine Awards lauds Chelan's Tsillan Cellars CHELAN -- Tsillan Cellars owner, Dr. Bob Jankelson, describes great wine as a gift of geography, soil and sun playing a symphony in the vineyard. With 15 years of experience managing Tsillan Cellars’ award-winning estate vineyards Bal Flores...
This business is literally for the birds Story and photos by Gary Bégin June in North Central Washington is the perfect time to go birding, but first, you'll want to visit your local "bird whisperer" and he means business - in a flighty sort of way. The Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop franchise...
Microsoft partners with Chelan PUD New deals enable Microsoft’s Puget Sound campus to be powered entirely by local hydro   REDMOND/WENATCHEE – Microsoft Corp. announced in mid-April new agreements to boost clean energy and connectivity in Washington state. The two agreements with Chelan County...
Chelan PUD's Smith of Cashmere to lead state PUDs OLYMPIA – Chelan County PUD Commissioner Randy Smith of Cashmere will lead the Washington PUDs Association (WPUDA) for the 2019-2020 term. He and other association leaders assumed their positions in Olympia in April. Smith served as WPUDA vice-...
Insect Entrepreneurs Cashmere's Beta Hatch wins $135k at Flywheel event WENATCHEE -- Cashmere's Beta Hatch was selected as the 2019 Flywheel Investment Conference winner and received a $105,000 investment award from "angel investors" in North Central Washington during the April 18 event here....
The death of an industry - a former pot grower speaks out By Gary Bégin The Wenatchee Business Journal wanted to know more about the demise of a once flourishing agricultural industry right here in Chelan County. To accomplish this, we interviewed a former marijuana grower who wishes not to be...
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Investment consultant firm firmly against statewide rent controls By Gary Bégin There are city, district, regional, statewide and federal laws that impact our labor and industry. Many of these government entities also wield the tax-by-levy stick, covering their liability by putting things to a...

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