Top 10 tips for picking your own apples

The air is getting crisper and so are Michigan’s apples. September and October are prime apple-picking months and there are U-Pick orchards all over the state for some fresh food and family fun. Before you head out, here are ten tips for a fruitful experience. Plan Ahead Before you choose your destination orchard, do some investigative work. Find

Top 10 tips for picking your own apples2020-03-04T15:07:49-05:00

Test your apple IQ

Fall means a lot of wonderful things in Michigan, not the least of which is a great influx of fresh, crisp apples.  With an estimated annual impact of $700 million, apples are Michigan's largest, and most valuable fruit crop.  Home to over 900 apples farms, covering 37,000 acres, the state ranks third in the U.S. (behind only

Test your apple IQ2020-03-04T14:11:49-05:00

It’s been a very good decade for Michigan wine

Gubernatorial proclamations have made it an annual tradition for April to be celebrated as Michigan Wine Month. The designation kick-starts a season that attracts more than 2 million visitors. It’s also a good time to take a closer look at the economic impact of Michigan’s expanding wine industry, and toast the coming season. The number of wineries

It’s been a very good decade for Michigan wine2020-03-04T14:05:39-05:00
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