Editorials and Press Releases
July 02, 2020
Eastern Washington farmer Sarah McClure has spent the better part of her 60 years in agriculture. But it wasn’t until 2011...
June 26, 2017
What's so great about Walla Walla sweet onions?
SOME PEOPLE ARE still mad about the whole Washington state vegetable thing. Seems that a vocal agricultural contingent agitated for it to be, of all things, the potato. Sure, potatoes are great, but come on — Idaho owns the potato, and everybody knows it.
June 09, 2017
Walla Walla sweet onion harvest kicks off next week
Walla Walla sweet onion farmers will begin harvest the week of June 12. “We had a long spring, it was kind of wet,” said Michael J. Locati, chairman of the Walla Walla Sweet Onion Marketing Committee. “Things didn’t really want to grow real fast, so we didn’t start as early as we did last year, but this is more of a normal year for us.”..