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Articles with the Tag: Flathead cherries

Cherries, history, more celebrated in Polson Cherries, history, more celebrated in Polson

POLSON – Downtown Polson celebrated all things cherry during the Flathead Cherry Festival on Saturday and Sunday. The festival included kid’s rides, food, games, music, craft vendors, cherry sampling and of course, a lot cherries and cherry pie.   One of the weekend highlights were the...

World’s best juice, honey pair up under the Big Sky World’s best juice, honey pair up under the Big Sky

News from Tabletree Montana LLC Tabletree won World’s Best Juice award with their cherry juice at the World Juice Conference in Barcelona, Spain. When Bigfork cherry growers Gary and Susan Snow formed Tabletree Montana LLC, they searched for superior Montana products to use in their juice. Through...

Yellow Bay Cherry Blossom Festival is Saturday Yellow Bay Cherry Blossom Festival is Saturday

News from the Yellow Bay Ladies Auxiliary The 15th annual Yellow Bay Cherry Blossom Festival will be held on from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at the Yellow Bay Community Clubhouse. The clubhouse is located on Montana Hwy. 35 at mile-marker 18. The festival is free and open to the public. This ...

Yellow Bay Cherry Blossom Festival set for May 19

News from the Yellow Bay  Ladies Auxiliary The 15th annual Yellow Bay Cherry Blossom Festival will be held on from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 at the Yellow Bay Community Clubhouse. The clubhouse is located on Montana Hwy. 35 at mile-marker 18. The festival is free and open to the public...

Cherry checkoff nixed by 3-1 margin Cherry checkoff nixed by 3-1 margin

POLSON — Montana cherry growers have voted to eliminate the Montana Cherry Research and Market Development program, aka the “cherry checkoff.” The state Department of Agriculture will now take steps to eliminate the program, a press release states. Seventy-five percent of cherry growe...

All about cherries: statewide symposium held in Polson All about cherries: statewide symposium held in Polson

POLSON – Gibberellic acid, stem-free cherries and cherry powdery mildew were just some of the topics discussed at the third annual Montana Cherry Symposium, held Sept. 14 at KwaTaqNuk Resort.  Sponsored by the Montana Department of Agriculture, the one-day event featured speakers from Oregon, W...

Montana Cherry Symposium is Sept. 14 in Polson

POLSON — The Montana Department of Agriculture (MDA) and the Montana Cherry Advisory Committee will be hosting the Montana Cherry Symposium at the KwaTaqNuk Resort in Polson on Thursday, Sept. 14. The symposium will bring together cherry industry experts, and producers for a day packed with education o...

Boys and Girls Club kids sell cherries Boys and Girls Club kids sell cherries

RONAN – Kids are selling cherries by the pound to help raise money for summer field trips with the Boys and Girls Club of the Flathead Indian Reservation and Lake County.  Donna Diaz, 8, held up a box of red cherries for a customer to sample. “They are really good,” she said. She ...

Cherry harvest looks good, annual festival a success Cherry harvest looks good, annual festival a success

POLSON – This year’s cherry harvest is looking good. That’s the word from Bruce Johnson, president of the Flathead Lake Cherry Growers Cooperative. He said a lot of fruit is growing on the area’s cherry trees and growers have been watering a lot due to warm temperatures.  J...

Yellow Bay celebrates cherry blossoms Yellow Bay celebrates cherry blossoms

 YELLOW BAY — The 14th annual Yellow Bay Cherry Blossom Festival will be held on Saturday, May 13, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Yellow Bay Community Clubhouse located on Montana Highway 35 at mile-marker 18. The festival is free and open to the public.  This year’s event includes artis...


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