Amazing Apples

An apple a day keeps the… you know the rest! Apples are a Fall staple in our region and for good reason. Loaded with nutrients like fiber, vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, apples support good health. Their high levels of fiber also keep growing bellies fuller for longer, which makes them a great snack option!

Most apples in your region reach their peak in October, with orchards full of fresh, ripe fruit. Keep reading for more apple knowledge!

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Half of all the fruit trees used for production in the world are apple trees!

Our region grows about 50 varieties of apples.

Apples are 25% air!

One bushel of apples weighs about 42 pounds.

It takes about 36 apples to make one gallon of apple cider.

Grow Kids’ Interest in Local Foods

From farmer storytelling kits to informational posters, our kits make it easy (and fun!) for kids to learn about local foods.

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