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May 27, 2014, 07:00 ET
Nothing sour about fresh cherries. Cherries help fight inflammation in the body and are an easy way to work tasty health into every day. For recipe ideas, storage tips and health information, visit (PRNewsFoto/Northwest Cherry Growers)

Nothing Sour about Fresh Cherries

A recent study published in The Journal of Nutrition has found that consuming fresh cherries may provide an array of health benefits and...

Apr 18, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Daily Cherry Consumption Adds Powerful Punch to a Healthier Diet

Did you know that consuming cherries might reduce your risk or modify the severity of diseases such as arthritis, diabetes, cardiovascular disease,...

Jul 08, 2013, 12:00 ET
Fresh Rainier cherries from the Northwest take centerstage for third-annual Tree-to-Table program at 50 top U.S. restaurants.  (PRNewsFoto/Northwest Cherry Growers)

Fresh Cherries Featured at 50 Top U.S. Restaurants to Mark National Rainier Cherry Day

In celebration of National Rainier Cherry Day on July 11, 50 top U.S. restaurants will be dishing up at least one signature menu item featuring...

Jun 24, 2013, 05:00 ET
Halved fresh sweet cherries help start the day off right. For more recipes visit or discuss your own tips with @NWcherrygrowers.  (PRNewsFoto/Northwest Cherry Growers)

Northwest Cherry Season Has Arrived!

Cherry lovers, take note! The Northwest Cherry Growers are pleased to announce that cherry season has arrived. Sweet plump Northwest cherries are...

Jun 14, 2005, 01:00 ET

Northwest Cherries' Sales Soar With Cherry-Picked Taiwanese Pop Icons

SEATTLE, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Picture this: eVonne, one of Taiwan's biggest pop sensations, strolling under the midday sun through a Yakima...