Stemilt’s West Mathison named Apple Person of the Year

West Mathison, president and CEO of Stemilt Growers for 19 years, is the 2024 Apple Citizen of the Year. The Washington State Apple Blossom Festiva... more »

Opal apple charity supports young people

FirstFruits’ Opal apple charity to support young people. In conjunction with Opal Apple, FirstFruits Farms’ Opal Apple Youth Make A Difference ... more »

CMI cites rapid growth with leadership promotions

CMI Orchards, Wenatchee, Washington, is making leadership changes during what it calls an era of major growth. CMI President Bob Mast said the comp... more »

Farmlink Great Apple Rescue helps growers, needy

In what’s being called The Great Apple Rescue of 2023, the Farmlink Project is finding homes for a large West Virginia apple crop. Without the fo... more »

Big Envy apple harvest expected for holiday season

With the holiday season nearing, conventional and organic Envy apples once again expect to be the “The Ultimate Holiday Apple.” The recognition... more »

USApple launches 2023-24 Apples4Ed grant program

The U.S. Apple Association is launching the 2023-24 version of the Apples4Ed grant program that promotes healthy eating in schools. The USApple cha... more »

October is Michigan Apple Month

Recognizing the importance of the Michigan apple industry, October is Michigan Apple Month Governor Gretchen Whitmer in Lansing, Michigan, made the... more »

CMI updates KIKU apple packaging

CMI Orchards plans to unveil a refreshed look for super sweet KIKU brand apples at the International Fresh Produce Association's Global Produce & ... more »

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