Snohomish County Fruit Society Links

Fruit Growing Related Web Sites

WSU Resources

WSU Master Gardeners Hotlines (by county):
  • King County, 10a-4p, M-F, 206-543-0943
  • Snohomish County, 9a-4p M-F, 425-338-2400
  • Pierce County, 9a-3p, M-F, 253-798-7170
  • Skagit Valley, Mt Vernon Research Unit, 253-445-4500
  • Booth at Building 500 with Master Gardeners on duty at the Evergreen State Fair

Snohomish County Extension Food Safety and Preservation Hotline

The number is 425-357-6004 also email:   They also have pressure canner gauge tesing available.  Call them for dates and times.

WSU Extension Service has a 24 hour taped message on a variety of fruit subjects. (206) 296-3425, (206) 205-3100

WSU Resources (available online)
Sharon Collman, Snohomish County Extension Agents, Bugs and  Blights Blog
Overall site to order or download WSU Extension Publications Online (Some PDFs available for Download):

General Gardening: Home Fruit Production

Scionwood Collection & Storage, Grafting

Fruit Pests & Diseases

Many other WSU resources not available to download but are available to order.

The WSU Mt Vernon Research and Extension Unit has a public demonstration orchard and gardens managed by Western Washington Fruit Research Foundation, WWFRF,

Other Extension Services with good fruit information

Other Resources

Sources for Older Books and References

Book Recommendations