Michigan apple grower Steve Tennes has seen his attempts to grow his farm’s production numbers crimped by ongoing labor concerns. His foray into finding a solution to those challenges was bolstered ... more
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Global alcohol sales are in decline overall, but that’s not the case with hard cider.
Today, the global market consumes about 635 million gallons of hard cider a year, a number that’s projected to grow. By 2020, 435 million tons of apples will... more
A picking machine developed by Paul Wafler and Cornell University was brought from New York this past fall for a harvesting demonstration in a... more
Mark and Carrie Schnepf have successfully married farming and entertainment to create Schnep... more
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Marrone Bio Innovations, Inc. announced that it has submitted MBI-110, a ne... more
According to the U.S. Apple Association, fresh apple holdings on Feb. 1, 20... more
Kurt Dowd, incoming president of the Michigan State Horticultural Society, stays involved as a tart cherry grower in southwest Michigan.