Just an observation. First some background. Thirty years ago the orchards of British Columbia were torn out and replaced with ultra modern high-density orchards on the European model, with the promise that so much money would be made that in ten years they could be torn out again and replanted with fancy new varieties. Thirty years later, that looks like this:
This is not agriculture. It is not horticulture. It is not culture at all. It is rot.