New York Apple Growers Predict a 25 Million Bushel Harvest

The New York Apple Association (NYAA) announced its annual crop prediction is 25 million bushels for the fall harvest, a crop virtually the same size as last year, with bigger apples on the trees after... more »

Apple Holdings 25 Percent Below Last Year

Apple supplies from the 2005 crop remain well below average levels, setting the stage for strong demand and prices to start the 2006-2007 market year, according to the U.S. Apple Association's July 1 survey of... more »

Some Areas See Crops Reduced by Weather

On the first day of summer, the Michigan Frozen Fruit Packers Association pulled together its members to evaluate the outlook for production of fruit crops, in Michigan and the nation.About 150 people attended the 51st... more »

Total Apple Movement Exceeds Five-Year Average

Total movement of 15.4 million bushels in May was 3 percent less than in May 2005 but 16 percent more than the five-year average of 13.3 million bushels, according to the U.S. Apple Association's (USApple)... more »

U.S. Apple Holdings Remain Below 2004 Levels

The supply of apples in storage across the United States remains below the levels seen during the same period last year, according to a survey of apple storage facilities completed by the U.S. Apple Association... more »

December Fresh Apple Holdings 7 Percent Below 2004

Total fresh-market apple holdings on Dec. 1 were 88.5 million bushels, 7 percent lower than December 2004 holdings of 95 million bushels, according to the U.S. Apple Association's (USApple) December survey of apple storage facilities.... more »

Processing And Fresh Holdings Down 10 Percent

U.S. fresh-market apple holdings on Nov. 1 were 100.5 million bushels – 7 percent less than a year ago, but 16 percent greater than Nov. 1, 2003, according to the U.S. Apple Association's (USApple) November... more »

Commerce Sees Need for Chinese Concentrate Antidumping Order

The U.S. Department of Commerce said in early September that Chinese apple juice concentrate exporters are expected to sell product at unfair prices in the United States if the current apple juice concentrate antidumping order... more »

National Apple Crop Estimate Down 10 Percent from 2004

The U.S. Apple Association (USApple) released its 2005 production forecast during the Apple Crop Outlook and Marketing Conference Aug. 18-19 in Chicago.Total apple production in the United States this year is estimated at 223.45 million... more »

Michigan Processed Apple Prices Released

The Michigan Processing Apple Growers Marketing Committee has negotiated the following minimum prices for Michigan processing apples for the 2005 apple crop:Jonathan 2-1/2 inches and up $10.25/cwt. Spy and Ida Red 2-1/2 inches and up... more »

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