Fruitful Legacy: A Historic Context of Orchards in the United States by Susan Dolan (free digital publication – read online)
Fruit Handbook for Western Washington: Varieties and Culture
by G.A. Moulton and J. King (PDF download 1.1MB)
Sustainable Gardening: The Oregon-Washington Master Gardener Handbook
(PDF download 201kb) – Preview only, full publication is $30
Seattle’s Orchards: A Historic Legacy Meets Modern Sustainability
by Audrey Lieberworth (PDF download 1.92MB)
Websites & Blogs
Adam Warnacki’s blog – about Piper’s and other local orchards, grafting, fruit topics
Fruit Horticulture Program – by WSU Research and Extension Center
Free articles and downloadable, for-purchase publications
Home Orchard Society – Free articles and downloadable, for-purchase publications
Temperate Orchard Conservancy – Established to preserve and share the genetic diversity of trees fruits that are grown in the temperate climate zones of the world.
Western Cascade Fruit Society – Lists events and resources in the Western Cascades
If you have a blog about an urban orchard or fruit growing in the Pacific Northwest,
let us know so we can add you.