Washington Red Raspberry Commission

Useful web sites,
information, resources

These are some of the many resources available to red raspberry growers. Please contact the WRRC office with suggestions for additional resources to be added to this list.

Berries Northwest
Site covers all small fruits, including pictures and detailed information about pest insects and diseases, a pesticide guide, updated industry calendar, berry technology, and resources.
Blueberry & Raspberry MRLs This chart was created on May 27, 2014.
2014 International Raspberry Organization (IRO)
The 2014 IRO was held in China in early May. WRRC President Jon Maberry represented the US along with NPRC Executive Director Tom Krugman.
IOS Press (search for scientific articles)
Offering a variety of scientific articles. Registration required.
National Berry Crops Initiative
Information on the strategic plan for the continued growth and sustainability of the berry crop production.
North American Blueberry Council
A non-profit association representing cultivated blueberry growers and marketers in the US and Canada.
North American Bramble Growers Association
A membership association of blackberry and raspberry growers and agricultural professionals working to improve berry production.
Northwest Center for Small Fruits Research
Information about the researchers and their projects to enhance berry quality and marketability.
Northwest WA Research and Extension Center
WSU-Mount Vernon Research Center news and information.
Oregon Raspberry & Blackberry Commission
Nutrition information about berries, recipes, and the Commission.
Small Fruit Update
Sign up form to get the weekly Small Fruit Update newsletter put out by Peerbolt Crop Management.
Raspberry Information The National Processed Raspberry Council (NPRC) site with information about red raspberry health benefits and nutritional value. It also has recipes.
Raspberry Industry Development Council (BC)
The raspberry industry in British Columbia, grower resources, media kit.
The Food Institute
Just about everything you ever wanted to know about the food industry.
US Highbush Blueberry Council
Offering information about the blueberry industry's national promotion and research organization.
USDA publications
A vast collection of articles, etc. on economic research concerning fruits and tree nuts. Multiple methods to find what you are looking for.
Washington Department of Agriculture
Laws, rules, licenses, permits, marketing, pesticides, and more.
Washington Small Fruit Conference

See video clips and programs from the 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014 Programs.

Washington State Commission on Pesticide Registration
Reports, meeting minutes, funded projects, information about the Commission.
WSU Whatcom County Extension
An overview of extension in Washington with links to various publications including the Nooksack IPM project for raspberries.

 

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