Crop Report: Goldrush Apples!

Thanks for checking in this week! Yes, we have started to harvest Goldrush and Winesap! Woohoo! It's been a beautiful fall week here at the orchard and we have been apple picking fools. Full list of apple varieties available in our Farm Market to follow. If you don't know about Goldrush you've definitely been missing out! Goldrush is our most planted tree and a customer favorite. Goldrush will keep up to 7 months in storage and keep it's crispy crunch. They are also one of the few apples known to build flavor complexity in storage. We recommend Goldrush for EVERYTHING, (this crop report was written while munching on a Goldrush) they are just INCREDIBLE! Last minute pumpkin pickers, there's s

Crop Report: Autumn Leaves, Fresh Picked Apples, and Pumpkins

Thanks for checking in this week! Yay, the leaves are starting to change! Fall is in full swing here at the Orchard and in Yellow Springs! The fall colors are beautiful. Lots of great apples to look for in our Farm Market this weekend. Full list of apple varieties to follow. We've been busy picking apples and pressing cider this week. Our cider is pressed in small batches to ensure the highest quality. Our team works each week to create the perfect blend of flavor from the apples in season at the time. Our Pie Mix pecks are back! This week's peck is a blend of Cortland, Melrose and Suncrisp. There are so many great all-purpose apples to choose from right now. It's time to start baking! Have

Crop Report: Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Pumpkins!

Thanks for checking in this week! It's been a busy week at the orchard. Many of you will be happy to know that we started harvesting Melrose this week! Full list of apple varieties and produce available in our farm market to follow. Here's a little more info about one of our favorite all-purpose apples, Melrose. Melrose is actually our state apple, OH! Its lack of visual perfection is quickly made up for with its unique and complex flavor. We love Melrose for just about everything. It's a great addition to pie and sauce. If you're like us, you're starting to get that Goldrush itch. We hope to start picking next week, we'll keep you updated! Later apple varieties are excellent keepers and Gol

Crop Report: Crisp Fall Air & Juicy Apples

Thanks for checking in! Yay, it's finally starting to feel like fall!! Now it's definitely time to start making apple sauce and baking apple and pumpkin pies! We will have lots of great all-purpose apple varieties available in our farm market this weekend. Full list of apple varieties and produce available in our farm market (as supplies last) to follow. Enjoy the beautiful autumn weather this weekend! We are excited to announce that we will be releasing a limited batch of Honeycrisp Cider this weekend. First come first served so be sure to get it while you can! Our regular apple cider blend will also be available (as supplies last). Our u-pick pumpkin patch is open seven days a week during

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