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Fall Apple Activities for the Family

fall apple activities for the family

Autumn is one of the most spectacular seasons of the year in PA. The foliage across the Commonwealth bursts into a colorful display of deep russet, rustic bronze, vibrant orange and lively pinks. During the daytime, the weather is temperate, encouraging families to spend time outdoors. This year, make sure

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Heirloom Apples: Past, Meet the Present

Heirloom ApplesCould an apple hold the history to a mankind? The answer is quite possibly “yes!” Prolific 19th century writer Henry David Thoreau once mused, “It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that of man.” Perhaps Thoreau didn’t realize how profound his words would

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PA Ciders to be Celebrated at PA Cider Fest

This year Gettysburg, PA welcomes the largest-ever gathering of Pennsylvania cider makers at the PA Cider Fest on Saturday, June 25th. The PA Apple Marketing Program and PA Preferred are proud sponsors of the event. More than 20 PA cideries will be pouring samples of their craft ciders and cider

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The Legend of Johnny Appleseed


According to legend, John Chapman lived in the 1800’s. Though he was born in Massachusetts, he traveled over 100,000 square miles to plant apple trees throughout the countryside so that everyone would have apples to eat. With a cooking pot on his head, as legend has it, and a sack

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PA Apple Marketing Board commits $20,000 to Center for Produce Safety

The Pennsylvania Apple Marketing Board (PAMB) has voted to contribute $20,000 over the next two years to the Center for Produce Safety. “Pennsylvania growers see the efforts of the Center for Produce Safety as insurance for our industry–the center’s research will be vital in helping apple growers to continue

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