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Apple Picking Update 9/8/12

2012-09-08T15:30:32+00:00September 8th, 2012|Orchard News|

We are picking Golden Delicious, Gala, Cortland, Mutsu, Jonathan, Suncrisp, Granny Smith, and Red Delicious We are completely picked out of Honeycrisp, Macintosh, Empire, Jonagold, Grimes, Golden Russet, and Idared. We did not have any Fuji, Cameo, or Pears this year. All of the remaining varieties are in very limited supply. Please call ahead, 219-872-3140 [...]

U Pick Update 9/2/12

2012-09-02T19:47:01+00:00September 2nd, 2012|Orchard News|

We are currently picked out of Macintosh, Empire, and Honeycrisp. We are picking Gala, Cortland, Golden Delicious, and Jonathan. We will not have any Fuji or Cameo this year. We are open on Friday, Saturday, and Sundays, and Labor Day (Sept. 3), from 8:30 AM until 6 PM. We thank you for your business during [...]

Apple trees blossom early, spurring some concerns among region orchards [NWI Times]

2012-04-03T08:55:11+00:00April 3rd, 2012|Orchard News|

Apple trees at Radke Orchards, near Michigan City, are blossoming a month early because of record-breaking warm weather in March, owner Ruth Radke said. That early blossoming concerns Radke as well as fellow apple orchard owners in Northwest Indiana because it could put this summer's apple crop at risk. "If there is a hard freeze [...]

Apple Season has Ended

2011-10-10T21:27:38+00:00October 10th, 2011|Orchard News|

The 2011 apple season ended today, October 10. Our crop was large, but so were the crowds and we are now completely picked out. We plan to re-open next year on September 1. Thank you for a wonderful season, and we will see you next year!

2011 Season Ends Today

2011-10-10T09:59:18+00:00October 10th, 2011|Orchard News|

The 2011 apple season is ending today at 6:00 PM. Our crop was large, but so were the crowds and we are nearly picked out. We will be closing for the season at the end of business today, October 10, 2011. We will re-open next year on September 1. Thank you for a wonderful season, [...]

Season Now Open

2011-09-06T10:31:22+00:00September 6th, 2011|Orchard News|

The 2011 apple season is underway. The trees have a large crop this year, but the apples are selling fast. Call ahead to verify that your favorite variety is available. (219) 872-3140.

2011 Season Opens Soon!

2011-08-22T11:32:04+00:00August 22nd, 2011|Orchard News|

Our 2011 season will get underway on September 3. We will open at 8:30 AM. At that time, the early season apples, including Honeycrisp, Gala, and McIntosh will be available. Please be aware that due to the popularity of the Honeycrisp variety, we cannot guarantee availability on any specific day. It would be prudent to [...]

It’s Over!

2010-10-17T19:19:03+00:00October 17th, 2010|Orchard News|

Apple season 2010 has come to a close. We are now closed for the season. We will re-open around Labor Day of 2011. Thank you for a wonderful season!