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Dave’s Diary: We Grow the Wine Grapes and the Hangover Cure

Just in time for asparagus season in the Yakima Valley!  So perhaps you are still celebrating from the great apple season and perhaps you awake one day with a bit of a hangover…not that you would…but if you do….steam up some asparagus.

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The Frostwatch Report for Thursday, March 28 [AUDIO]

Tonight's fruit frost forecast from meteorologist Tim Creek and Pacific Weather Consulting.

Variable clouds are expected to keep temperatures up, and a non critical night is expected in the Yakima Valley

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Organic Farms Growing Large in Yakima County

Yakima County has more organic farms than any other area of the state. A report from Washington State University said Yakima County has more than 90. There are 3,500 traditional farms in Yakima County

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The Frostwatch Report for Wednesday, March 27 [AUDIO]

Tonight's fruit frost forecast from meteorologist Tim Creek and Pacific Weather Consulting.

Mild weather is expected in the Yakima Valley again tonight, with low temperatures forecast in the upper 30s and lower 40s, possibly in the mid 40s with enough cloud cover

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The Frostwatch Report for Tuesday, March 26 [AUDIO]

Tonight's fruit frost forecast from meteorologist Tim Creek and Pacific Weather Consulting.

Tim tells us that it will be a safe night in the valley tonight, with frost protection not expected to be needed

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FDA Proposed Safety Regulations has Growers Concerned

YAKIMA, Wash.-- The FDA is proposing food safety regulations that have growers in our area worried about what it could mean for their businesses.

The federal agency is considering rules that include requiring growers to test their water supply constantly and sanitize equipment

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The Frostwatch Report for Monday, March 25 [AUDIO]

Tonight's fruit frost forecast from meteorologist Tim Creek and Pacific Weather Consulting.

Tonight, generally warmer temperatures will be in store for the Yakima Valley. There is a possibility of some frost, with 20 to 25 degree lows in the cold spots of the upper valley

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The Frostwatch Report for Friday, March 22 [AUDIO]

Tonight's fruit frost forecast from meteorologist Tim Creek and Pacific Weather Consulting.

Clearing skies and light winds will combine with cold temperatures to make for a critical night for growers

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Celebrating The Life of Cesar Chavez In Yakima

Community members, local leaders and social justice advocates will gather on Saturday, March 23 at 11 am at St. Paul’s Cathedral in Yakima to celebrate the life of Cesar Chavez. At noon, participants will march from St. Paul’s to The Seasons Performance Hall at 101 N. Naches Avenue.  

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The Frostwatch Report for Wednesday, March 20 [AUDIO]

Tonight's fruit frost forecast from meteorologist Tim Creek and Pacific Weather Consulting.

Colder, drier air will be settling in over the valley tonight, with lows in the upper 20s and low 30s

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