Tagged hard cider

Apples & Pears
September 5, 2017
Pears Finding Home in Fermentation
Perry, a fermented beverage similar to hard apple cider, is gaining popularity in the U.S., and growers are learning about the production process from square one. Read More
Apples & Pears
January 14, 2017
Washington State University Researchers Develop Hard Cider Apple Storage, Harvesting Recommendations
A study by researchers at Washington State University offer cider apple harvesting and storage recommendations for growers. Travis Alexander, Jaqueline Read More
Apples & Pears
December 31, 2016
Association Seeks Proposals for Hard Cider Research Grant
Projects aim to elevate U.S. hard cider industry. Read More
Farm Marketing
September 25, 2016
New York Governor Signs Additional Legislation To Bolster State’s Craft Beverage Industry
Bills allow farm wineries, breweries, and cideries to sell New York-made farm beverages by the glass. Read More
Walden Hollow Angry Orchard hard cider
Apples & Pears
August 8, 2016
Angry Orchard Debuts Cider Made From New York Apples
Walden Hollow is named after cider house’s town and is all about fruit from the Empire State. Read More
Apples & Pears
June 21, 2016
New York Beverage Credits To Include Wine, Hard Cider
Credit allows wineries and cideries to reinvest savings in business. Read More
Apples & Pears
March 30, 2016
Chance Seedling Nets New Bittersharp Apple
Vermont apple grower finds tree in orchard, discovers it has unique profile which makes it a good addition to sweet and hard cider blends. Read More
Apples & Pears
February 24, 2016
Learn About The Hard Cider-Making Process
Workshop offered by Penn State University highlights production of hard cider beverage. Read More
Apples & Pears
December 21, 2015
CIDER Act Passes As Part Of The Year-End Tax Extenders Bill
Passage benefits fast-growing, job-creating U.S. hard cider industry. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 30, 2015
Penn State Extension To Offer Hard Cider Workshop
Penn State University Extension to offer the Hard Cider from Seed to Sip workshop held on Feb. 1 at The Read More
Apples & Pears
October 29, 2015
Hard Cider — From Hype To Here To Stay
I’ve been following the hard cider industry for as long as I’ve been writing for our magazine. It’s been really Read More
Apples & Pears
September 28, 2015
New Cider Website Debuts
  The New York Apple Association (NYAA) updated the portion of the website devoted to cider. The site, NYCider.com, now Read More
Apples & Pears
September 1, 2015
Hard Cider Organization Offers Accredited Program
United States Association of Cider Makers (USACM) introduces Sicera, the first-ever hard Cider Certification Program. This accreditation program is designed Read More
Apples & Pears
August 31, 2015
Pennsylvania Congressman Supports CIDER Act
Freshman Congressman Ryan Costello (PA-06) spent a recent afternoon at Frecon Farms in Boyertown, PA, to tout the CIDER Act, Read More
Apples & Pears
August 12, 2015
Hard Cider Makers Make Push For CIDER Act On Capitol Hill
The Board of Directors of the United States Association of Cider Makers (USACM) recently met in Washington, DC, to gain Read More
Apples & Pears
August 11, 2015
Mother Nature’s Fury The Focus Of Annual Fruit Tour
  “(The trouble of) 2015 was to a large degree my fault. We had the nicest spring early on. There Read More
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Fruits
July 28, 2015
Fruit Grower Tour Held Next Week In New York
Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. on Aug. 5 for the 17th annual Wayne County Fruit Grower Tour presented by agr.assistance. Read More
Pennsylvania hard cider guild logo
Apples & Pears
March 25, 2015
Pennsylvania Hard Cider Producers Founded Independent Trade Organization
The Pennsylvania Cider Guild is designed to help promote and educate members and consumers. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 14, 2014
Promising Technology To Expand Hard Cider Industry
Demand growing as researchers explore the possibilities of mechanical harvesting. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 10, 2014
Plant These Hard Cider Apple Varieties
Choosing the right variety can have a huge impact on the flavors of hard cider. Read More
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Fruits
November 19, 2017
More Tools Available for Organic Growers
Pest management, fertility, and certification information all available in one place. Read More
Fruits
November 18, 2017
Tips to Winterize Your Sprayers
Taking the steps to properly prepare your sprayer for the offseason will help to reduce costly problems in the spring, says engineer and spray technology expert. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Alico Overhaul to Cut Citrus Production …
Company restructuring aims to integrate legacy businesses and reduce input costs significantly. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Sustainable Farming Projects in Florida …
St. Johns River Water Management District grants backing to 12 on-farm plans aimed at resource conservation and nutrient reduction. Read More
Citrus
November 17, 2017
Florida Citrus Tree Rehab in Full Swing …
With Hurricane Irma well in the rear view, growers and researchers hope to work groves back to a productive state as HLB rages on. Read More
Farm Management
November 17, 2017
Consumers Forking out Less This Year for…
Annual American Farm Bureau average price report reveals you can host a fine Turkey Day feast for less than $50. Read More
Apples & Pears
November 16, 2017
USApple Seeking Nominations for Young Ap…
Deadline to apply for program is Dec. 31. Read More
GenNext Growers
November 16, 2017
Bipartisan Bill Introduced to Support Yo…
Act designed to help next generation access affordable land, crop insurance, and financial capital. Read More
Crop Protection
November 15, 2017
Syngenta Secures CRISPR Cas-9 License
Other companies also have secured licenses, but few have announced plans to use the gene editing technology on vegetables. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Vegetable Breeding for Timing Is only Pa…
Early and late season varieties give growers flexibility and allow them to sequence crops so harvest crews have steady work over a longer period. But those varieties also need other traits like disease resistance and taste. Read More
Vegetables
November 15, 2017
Taste Is Back on the Front Burner for Ve…
In the pursuit for solving some of the biggest problems for growers, breeders have sometimes ignored flavor. Here are two breeders who have made taste a top priority. Read More
Citrus
November 14, 2017
USDA Announces Grants to Promote IPM Pra…
Methyl bromide transition, crop protection management among programs funded. Read More
Stone Fruit
November 14, 2017
Southeastern Peach Growers Hope for Wint…
Chill hours being sought, but the possibility of a La Niña climate pattern could mean a drier and warmer winter. Read More
Vegetables
November 13, 2017
Plant Breeding Is a Key Part of Precisio…
One theme that stood out during the vegetable seed trials this past summer was how much breeders are keeping future automation in mind. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
Biostimulants Making Big Strides as It S…
The inaugural BiocontrolsSM USA East Conference & Expo in Orlando, FL, featured two days of educational sessions focused on how Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
So What Exactly Are Biostimulants, Anywa…
Biostimulants are one of the hottest new topics in specialty crops, but most growers could use a little clarity on where they fit. Here are the basics you need to know. Read More
Florida Ag Expo
November 13, 2017
Florida Growers Explore New Solutions to…
Farm innovation and alternative approaches to production front and center at 2017 Florida Ag Expo. Read More
Biocontrols Conference
November 13, 2017
Microbial-based Biostimulants: Big Poten…
There is no shortage of interest in or questions and opinions about biostimulants. Many are working to develop them as Read More