New York Times Throws Shade At Minnesota's Beloved Honeycrisp AppleThe New York Times is once again taking aim at Minnesota cuisine, this time attacking the beloved Honeycrisp apple.
Farmers Predict Bumper Crop For Apples This YearAfter a couple of tough years it looks like orchards are finally getting a break! Farmers are predicting a bumper crop this year. In fact, some apples have already arrived early.
Cider On Tap Talk: Loon Juice To Open New Production FacilityIn the late weeks of summer 2014 a new locally crafted alcoholic beverage emerged on the scene – Loon Juice.
Move Over Honeycrisp -- There's A New Apple In TownMost of us don't think of winter as a time to get fresh, locally grown apples, but one company is hoping to change that Honeybear, a company that markets fruit grown in Minnesota and Wisconsin, is debuting its newest apple called Pazazz.
New U Of M Apple Could Extend Apple Picking SeasonA new apple from the University of Minnesota could extend the fall apple picking season. University of Minnesota researchers developed a new type of apple that would ripen in August, one month ahead of most apple varieties.
Honeycrisp Apples To Soon Be Available Year-RoundApple fans in Minnesota will soon be able to find a favorite apple in grocery stores year-round. The Honeycrisp apple has come a long way from its humble beginnings here in Minnesota. When the apple was first introduced in 1991, University of Minnesota researchers only produced a three-week supply. Now, Honeycrisp is the No. 1 desired apple in America.
Sweet Riverbelle: The New Honeycrisp?In Minnesota, we love our homegrown apples, the Zestar, SweeTango and the beloved Honeycrisp. Now, apple lovers have a new variety from Minnesota to pick from this year.
Late Spring, Warm August Push Back Apple HarvestA Minnesota September tradition is a bit trickier this year. Because of the warm August, the apple crop is behind schedule. That makes picking them a little bit different.
Consumer Advisory Issued For Minn. Apple CiderThe Minnesota Department of Agriculture issued a consumer advisory for a certain Pepin Heights apple cider because laboratory tests showed it was contaminated.
Great Weekend To Pick The Best ApplesMinnesota knows its apples, and this weekend could be the perfect time to run out and pick up some of them from your nearby orchard.
MN Warns Against Sending Apples To Western StatesMinnesota's apple harvest is under way, but officials warn residents who want to send Minnesota Honeycrisps and SweeTangoes west of the Rockies that their shipments might not get there.
Pick Of The Orchard: Apple Harvest Abundant This FallMinnesota Orchards are ripe for the picking -- literally.