Newer apples crowding out traditional varieties

Sep 14, 2018 by Tom Karst
Competing against a rapidly expanding group of managed, niche varieties and trendier varieties, some traditional or legacy Eastern apple varieties are getting weaker and weaker in the retail market, shippers believe.

New apple varieties begin to branch out

Aug 30, 2017 by The Packer
Two of New York’s newest apple varieties are on the cusp of major market gains, said Mark Russell, who helps lead Crunch Time Apple Growers, a grower cooperative with exclusive rights to the Cornell University-develop

Pennsylvania growers alter apple program

Aug 28, 2017 by The Packer
Apple grower-shippers in Pennsylvania are venturing into a new marketing realm this season, having voted to replace the old Pennsylvania Apple Marketing Program with a new Pennsylvania Apple Program.