apples

Pick-Your-Own Apple Orchards on the Southcoast
Picking your own apples is easily one of the favorite pastimes of folks in our area. Not only do you have the chance to meet the farmers responsible for these great little treats, but picking your own apples is a fun way to spend time with your family outdoors.  If you're thinking about ta…
Fall in Love with These Date Ideas
Tuesday, September 23 officially marks the first day of fall with the Autumnal Equinox. Cue the pumpkin spiced lattes and tall boots! Some people, like myself, are slow to embrace the change. We are hesitant to accept the crisp air and the shorter days...
Early Apple Crop Looks Strong in Mass.
With the 34th annual Apple and Peach festival being held this weekend in Acushnet, Massachusetts officials say some apple growers are reporting a strong crop and some above-average sized fruit as the picking season begins following a tough 2012.
New England Expects Ample Apples After Dismal 2012
Apple pickers are descending on New England's orchards for the early varieties as farmers around the region predict a strong rebound from a dismal 2012.
Weather conditions have been favorable to apple production this year, with minimal late frosts, a wet early summer and recent dry conditions...