The U.S. Apple Association has estimated the size of the 2016 U.S. apple crop: 245.9 million bushels. If it holds, the crop will be 3 percent bigger than last year’s and 3 percent bigger than the fi... more
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A block of hard cider trees offers the best view on Barney Hodges’ farm.
Facing west, looking down a slight slope, you can see the Adirondack Mountains in the distance. New York state is there, with its voluminous orchards, large-scale infrastru... more
When a series of tornadoes with winds reaching in excess of 130 miles per hour ripped through southern and central Michigan in August, a blueberry ope... more
People have been getting sick from eating food for as long as humans have been eating food. In the l... more
In areas of the eastern U.S. with adequate rainfall, traditional wisdom say... more
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Department of Pest... more
Shoreline Fruit has donated 40,000 pounds of tart Montmorency cherries to ... more