APPLES

Availability

End of August until Thanksgiving

Picking Season - End of August - Middle of October

Apple Hayrides - During September

Picking Tips

Firmly grasp the apple and gently twist. Don't yank the apple off the tree or others may fall...some on your head!

Storing Tips

Keep apples in a bag in the refrigerator. They will keep for several weeks.

Nutrition Facts

Apples are a good source of vitamin C and dietary fiber. Most of the nutrients are in the skin, so don't peel your apple!

 

All apples listed below are excellent for eating. Select according to your taste preferences.

Name Description
Pippen Tart, Crunchy, Excellent for Pies
Gala Sweet, Crunchy, Excellent for Eating
Ginger Gold Semi-sweet, Great eating apple
Empire Tangy, semi-soft, great for cooking and applesauce
Cortland Semi-sweet, soft, great for applesauce
Red Delicious Sweet, crunchy, eating apple
Golden Delicious Semi-sweet, semi-soft, great for baking
Staymared Tart, crunchy, great for baking
Fuji Sweet, crunchy, for eating
Pink Lady Tart, cruchy, for eating