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Get to Know Us! Some Q&A with Julian Garcia, Fruit Tree Extraordinaire

Julian Garcia, BA Cornell - International Agriculture, hails from Texas and comes to City Fruit after a few years of working in Panama with coffee and tropical fruit farmers. But do you know the man behind the loppers?

By Annie Nguyen on Feb 9th, 2021

Winter Moth Integrated Pest Management: City Fruit's work with Urban Food Systems

City Fruit is on a mission to keep our orchards safe from the Winter Moth that is becoming increasingly common in our region, one tree at a time.

By lisa on Jan 15th, 2021

Meet City Fruit’s new Fruit Tree Specialist: Julian Garcia

We are excited to welcome our new Fruit Tree Specialist Julian Garcia to the team and have him spearhead our new comprehensive tree care plan.

By lisa on Jan 6th, 2021

2020 Year in Review & Look Ahead to 2021

In 2020, we showed our commitment to our community by continuing to pivot so that we can share our fruit. Now we need your support.

By lisa on Dec 21st, 2020

What's the value of our fruit? The answer depends on YOU

When we make a commitment to protecting our trees, to working together as community and taking care of our neighbors, the value of our fruit is immeasurable.

By lisa on Dec 10th, 2020

Giving Tuesday: Help us protect our Seattle harvest

Together, we can protect Seattle’s harvest and make sure that our neighbors will continue to have access to quality, nutritious fruit grown in our city.

By lisa on Nov 30th, 2020

2020 Great Seattle Fruit Harvest community partners

Despite all the challenges, we were still able to make meaningful connection with our community through sharing fruit, thanks to our community partners.

By lisa on Nov 10th, 2020

Update from the orchards: winter moth prevention

We are back in the orchards, this time in preparation for next year’s harvest. This months, we are hosting a series of work parties to protect our apple trees from winter moth damage.

By lisa on Nov 10th, 2020

Meet our newest board member: Leslie Llado

City Fruit is lucky to have a deeply passionate, dedicate board who is the foundation of our small but mighty organization. And now we are excited to welcome its newest member, Leslie!

By lisa on Oct 21st, 2020