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Marketing Washington blueberries

Woodrow Yukimasa Nakashima

Marketing Washington blueberries

a study of attitudes and behavior toward product characteristics.

by Woodrow Yukimasa Nakashima

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blueberries.

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 85 l.
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16871193M

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    Washington Blueberries. likes. Washington State is the highest blueberry-producing state in the United States. Available all summer long, this superfood is naturally sweet, tart and nutritious. Blueberry Culture, fourth printing , published by Rutgers University Press, was written by Paul Eck and Norman F. Childers. The condition of this hardback is VERY GOOD. The ISBN number is 0 are many black and white photos, illustrations, and charts! The book was written for professional horticulturists, commercial growers, and home Rating: % positive.


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Areas of work: Small Farm Direct Marketing: support with technical assistance and resources to help farms access and sell to markets that match their scale and interests, diversify their markets, facilitate farmer and buyer connections through events, and provide guidance on direct marketing strategies and also work with buyers to increase their understanding of seasonality, use.

Washington State is having another bumper crop of blueberries. Ranking No. 1 in the country for overall blueberry production, this year’s harvest is projected to top million pounds. In total harvest was about million pounds, six times what it was just a decade ago.

Not only do blueberries taste good, but consumers Continue Reading Washington leads blueberry production. The United States produces more blueberries than any country in the world, and Washington is the largest blueberry producing state in the nation. In Washington’s total harvest came in at million pounds and projections show it may reach in About half of Washington’s blueberries are sold fresh, and the rest are processed.

Six U.S. states account for most cultivated highbush crops in terms of acreage and commercial production: Michigan, Georgia, Washington, Oregon, New Jersey, and North Carolina.

Newer acreage planted in both Florida and California may influence production in years to come. British Columbia is the top producer of highbush blueberries in Canada.

Today, blueberry producers are marketing blueberries as a healthy food source that contains flavonoids, vitamin C, anthocyanins and phenolic acids. Blueberries also are the richest fruit source of antioxidants. Blueberries have become a popular “U-Pick” crop. When acreage exceeds the capacity of U-Pick customers, hired labor becomes necessary.

The Washington Blueberry Commission was established in by state law to coordinate marketing of the blueberry commodities produced in Washington.

The Commission is governed by a sevenmember Board of Commis- sioners consisting of six producers and a representative of the Washington State Department of Agriculture.

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Courtney Hammond looks out over his family's blueberry fields in Washington County on Wednesday, April After losing money on the crop last year, they plan only to pick about 7. blueberries. Blueberries are excellent plants for the home gardener, providing not only delicious fruit, but plants that have outstanding ornamental value as well.

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They’re looking. Two years ago, that number climbed to about 2, acres. This year, it is estimated at 3, acres in Eastern Washington alone, with 9, acres across Washington, the sixth-leading blueberry.Blueberries are perennial flowering plants with blue or purple berries.

They are classified in the section Cyanococcus within the genus Vaccinium. Vaccinium also includes cranberries, bilberries, huckleberries and Madeira blueberries.

Commercial blueberries—both wild (lowbush) and cultivated (highbush)—are all native to North highbush varieties were introduced into Europe.Browse the WSFMA Resource Center to find featured Washington State resources on market management, Farmers Market Week, market promotions, research, and more.

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