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February 14, 2020

Happy Valentine's Day with the snow almost totally melted away. Melt some hearts and chocolate with this decadent Apple Hug Cake, I mean Mug Cake dessert. It only takes 90 seconds in the microwave and you mix and bake in one mug.

You most likely have all the ingredients...

Look no further for an easy side dish that will leave kids wondering is it dinner or dessert time. A great way to sneak some vegetables in while getting kids to help out in the kitchen.



  • 1 small Butternut Squash

  • 2 apples

  • 1 tbsp flour

  • ...

September 11, 2019

Sunny with warm breezes and plenty of school groups picking their day to come on an Apple Picking Field Trip! Our reservation specialist Deb has her phone on and is calculating cider donut quantities as we update this post. (Originally Posted August 29, 2018: The summe...

Apples aren't just for picking and eating. They make great tools for painting and stamping. Kids will love this 4th of July craft. Learn how to apple stamp.

Cool and Breezy weather is perfect for covering your fresh picked apples in caramel. Learn how to make the perfect caramel apples right at home. We recommend using an apple that is a bit more tart and crisp like Cameo or Ida Red this time of year. Caramel apples are th...

The summer heat continues. Boy was it hot today! The guys are picking apples on the home farm and happy guests at the pick your own are bringing home bags of ripe juicy apples. Nothing is better than picking a NY apple and taking a big bite out of it, but how do you de...

The warm rainy weather continues to refill our ponds. Look no further for your next dinner idea. This apple pasta recipe is quick and easy to make. It’s a great way to use fresh herbs and veggies from your local farm market. Give this light and healthy dish packed full...

A beautiful breeze helps cool down the hot days we have been having. This warm weather is the perfect time of year for a cool meal.  Here is an easy lunch or dinner recipe that your family will call yummy. Aunt Rose's Apple Chicken Salad is great on a sandwich, in a wr...

June 6, 2018

Here is a sneak peak at our extra special events. Mark your calendar and be sure to visit our special events page for updates. You can also sign up for email updates, including what varieties of apples are ready to pick and special coupons.

Ever cross your mind how on earth an apple makes it's way from our trees in the orchard to your grocery store?

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