The Latest from Howell at the Moon
"GEE WHIZ: The Story of Grady Auvil” and “TOM MATHISON: The Growing Season” are now available to the general public just in time for Christmas. They share the stories of two fruit industry pioneers who changed the face of fruit growing forever. The DVDs are available here for $19.99, or $29.99 for both. Orders can also be placed by calling 509-888-0505 or by email at .
"GEE WHIZ: The Apples of Grady Auvil" tells the story of the guru, saint, sage and occasional pain-in-the-appleseed, Grady Auvil, the pioneering orchardist who brought the likes of the Granny Smith apple, the Rainier cherry and the Fuji apple into mainstream production in the United States.
"TOM MATHISON: The Growing Season" is the biography of the much-loved, hard-working family man who, through perseverance and a willingness to take big risks, founded one of the largest tree-fruit companies in the world, Stemilt Fruit.