apples

Apples in storage for processing down 13%

U.S. Apple Association has issued its sixth report on the 2018 apple crop. According to the survey, this year’s fresh apple holdings on April 1, 20... continue reading »

New Zealand apple company launching biodegradable cardboard packaging

Rockit Global Ltd., a Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, apple company is launching fully recyclable and biodegradable cardboard packaging into New Zealand s... continue reading »

Cider industry show, CiderCon, set for early February in Chicago

More than 900 attendees from across the United States, Canada and Europe and a cider industry trade show with over 100 vendors will meet in downtown C... continue reading »

Apples, cherries getting hit hard by retaliatory tariffs

A Dec. 31 report from the Congressional Research Service outlined the impact of retaliatory trade tariffs on U.S. agricultural products. Apples and c... continue reading »

New SMART Machines by Kronen to debut at Fruit Logistica

Right in line with what's become known as "Industry 4.0," Kronen will debut its new SMART Machines during Fruit Logistica in Berlin on Feb. 6-8, 2019.... continue reading »

Five new classifications of cider added by U.S. Association of Cider Makers

The United States Association of Cider Makers has released an update to its Cider Style Guide, first introduced in summer of 2017. USACM’s origina... continue reading »

Sweet, Hard Apple Cider contests seeking entries in Illinois

Sweet apple and hard cider making is well underway, so make sure to pull some samples to submit for the 2019 Sweet and Hard Cider Contests. The 30th ... continue reading »

Richland Hills introduces new products, branding

Richland Hills, a Wisconsin-based apple grower and processor, has recently finalized a rebranding effort that included renaming the company Richland H... continue reading »

FreshNSure tests 1-MCP treatment in apples

New technology from NSure can test for 1-MCP treatment in apples, according to the company. The test can be used shortly after treatment or after mont... continue reading »

Fresh From Texas recalls apple products

Fresh from Texas of San Antonio, Texas, is voluntarily recalling multiple products containing sliced red apples. The apple products are being recalled... continue reading »