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Valerie Shepler has joined Fall Creek Farm & Nursery, Inc., as commercial manager for the United States and Canada, where she is responsible for establishing and developing strong relationships with the company’s blueberry nursery and genetics customers, overseeing the implementation and administration of new plant preview and genetics licensing programs, and managing the customer service, sales, and grower support team. Based in the company’s Lowell, Ore. office, she reports to Scott Cully, regional director for the U.S. and Canada, and Jason Wolcott, commercial director for Fall Creek globally.Read More
By Dane Castle, Fall Creek Grower Support Southern Africa.
In this first column of our South Africa new Insider insights and Technical Tips series, we are focusing on the terminology and physiology of the blueberry plant.Read More
I always knew that the women at Fall Creek were special. My mom founded the company with my dad. They worked day and night, problem solving at the kitchen table side by side.Read More
International Blueberry Conference (Konferencja Borówkowa 2021) in Poland.
Mariusz will cover several important topics including water and soils, fertigation and cultivation systems and pruning.Read More
On February 24-25, Fall Creek’s Europe held its first virtual Blueberry School in French. Focused on no & low chill varieties, this seminar hosted more than 40 growers from North Africa. Presenters included Abdelhadi Zougui, Juan Antonio Lorenzo Sigüenza, Hans Liekens & Olivier Coste.Read More
Fall Creek Farm & Nursery, Inc., a blueberry breeding and nursery company, has announced Scott Cully as regional director for the United States and Canada, reporting to Co-CEO Oscar Verges. Cully joined the company as general manager in 2008. He will be based in Lowell, Oregon.Read More
Fall Creek South Africa has reached another exciting milestone with the first plants of AtlasBlue® ‘FCM12-045’, BiancaBlue® ‘FCM12-087’, and JupiterBlue® ‘FCM12-131’ having been delivered to commercial growers across South Africa. Shipping began in South Africa November 30th and will continue through March of 2021.Read More
We’re pleased to announce that Tom Blaser has joined Fall Creek Farm & Nursery, Inc.’s professional board of directors. Most recently, Tom served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of W.R. Grace, a $2.2-billion global specialty chemical company. His appointment brings the Fall Creek board to nine individuals.Read More
Fall Creek’s open catalog varieties, one of our commercialization models, offer customers excellent quality but with nonexclusive contracts and no upfront fees. These varieties have proven their value at large-scale commercial operations worldwide and are requested by customers for their dependability for success. At Fall Creek South Africa, open catalog varieties include Ventura and Victoria™ ‘TH-929’.Read More
We’re only weeks away from shipping to growers our first-ever South Africa crop of our Fall Creek® Collection varieties. By summer solstice this year, we will celebrate the delivery of AtlasBlue® ‘FCM12-045’, BiancaBlue® ‘FCM12-087’, and JupiterBlue® ‘FCM12-131’ — all no-low chill varieties — from our brand-new Paarl nursery.Read More
We are grateful for our employees’ commitment to new practices such as always wearing masks, distancing, temperature taking, frequent handwashing & more.Read More
The summer crop in Fall Creek’s Spain nursery is looking beautiful! This crop, includes no, low, mid and high chill varieties, is ready for delivery to our customers throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.Read More
For a couple of years, Fall Creek Farm & Nursery, Inc.‘s Oregon operations have had an employee garden at our Pleasant Hill farm. This year’s half-acre garden, planted in May, has been producing bountiful crops.Read More