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Are Crab Apple Trees Really That Special? – 2020 Guide

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There are about six common varieties of apple trees that can be found in the UK. Some are known for having a mild flavor that borders …

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Insects and Apples – 2020 Guide

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Each year, insects continue to challenge apple growers in western North Carolina. Marvin Owings, Extension director of the Henderson County Center, North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service, …

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Small is Just as Big – 2020 Guide

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I love traveling and meeting growers from across the country. The United States is full of many dedicated people who devote their lives to this profession. …

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What is the new Kiku Apple and is it sweet?

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A completely new apple variety is set to come to the USA market. It is expected to become a fan favorite among the sweet apple lovers. …

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Apple Outlook

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As we move along in the year, our current crop focus is centering on apples. It’s only right to feature BelleWood Acres and the process that …

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4 Steps to Producing Your Best Apple

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An old adage advised that houses be built facing south to catch maximum sunshine. A similar rule of thumb holds for apple orchards. Slope exposure will …

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Before You Start an Apple Orchard

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Every year orchards are purchased or planted by people who have no experience in growing apples. For some, an orchard will be a challenge and a …

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Insects in Apple Orchards

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Most people wouldn’t argue apples taste good. They can be sweet or tart, red or green, large or small. According to health experts, they are good for …

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BelleWood Acres’ Holistic Approach to Apple Management

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To understand the principles that John and Dorie Belisle have devised and applied over 20-plus years of apple farming, consider a phrase familiar to many agriculturalists: …

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Rapid Apple Decline At PSU Remains A Mystery

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For four years now, researchers at Penn State University, led by plant pathologist Kari Peter, Ph.D., have been battling the sudden demise of young dwarf apple …