John Rice (1989) American Fruit Grower’s first Apple Grower of the Year, John Rice, is co-owner of Rice Fruit […]
Growers Evan and Nathan Milburn of Milburn Orchards in Elkton, Maryland were honored with the 2008 Apple Grower […]
You might know Jeff Crist from his many trips to Washington, DC, representing the U.S. Apple Association on […]
Dan Boyer’s lifelong work ethic and openness to new ideas have enabled him to operate a successful orchard in central Pennsylvania.
Gary Mount’s desire to seek out the best methods of growing and selling his fruit have guided him to the top of his industry.
Darrel Oakes uses the influence of his father and other family members a strong presence in the Eastern apple industry.
Raralph Broetje’s dedication to the industry means growing the highest quality fruit and creating a better life for his employees.
Most apple growers will say that as they gain more experience over the years, they can use the […]
Strategic marketing is an essential element to a successful operation, so, who better to ask about marketing approaches […]
First, a riddle: Of what do we speak when we say, “Nix that!,” but we really mean something […]
1999 Ed Wittenbach, Belding, MI Little has changed in Ed Wittenbach’s orchards over the last year, but he’s […]
If we wanted to talk about someone who is outstanding in their field and dedicated to the future […]
What makes an Apple Grower Of The Year? You could ask Ed Wittenbach. But although he’s one of […]
Some growers grow fruit, hoping customers will buy what they grow. But George and Dave Allan farm their […]
New York apple grower George Lamont is an industry leader who has had to cope with some personal setbacks.
Taking risks is central to this Washington apple grower’s success.
This Ohio orchardist believes growers have a positive message to tell consumers.