BY TAD THOMPSON | JANUARY 07, 2020 High-value apple varieties are being spotlighted in 2020 by Applewood Fresh Growers LLC. The Michigan grower-packer-shipper is particularly educating consumers to understand the many strengths of its KIKU and Kanzi varieties. producing its own specialty apples, Applewood is increasingly involved in global sourcing to provide its customers with […]
Overwhelming Shopper Response to New Crop! It’s apple time! The new SweeTango® crop is in, and folks just can’t get enough of them. New data from recent in-store demos shows that this crop of SweeTangos is scoring high marks with shoppers on several key purchase drivers including taste, quality, convenience, and value. Next Big Thing, A Growers’ Cooperative […]
Get your pumpkin spice fix with a Pumpkin Spice Smoothie!
It’s pumpkin spice season! It’s also apple season. October is National Apple Month. Celebrate both with this smoothie that combines pumpkin and SweeTango® apples. The result is a nutritious smoothie that tastes just like pumpkin spice.
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APPLEWOOD GEARS UP FOR 2019 HARVEST SEASON
SPARTA, Mich. (July 9, 2019) — Applewood Fresh Growers LLC expects a production increase of 20 percent over last year for SweeTango®. As the lead marketer in the Midwest for the variety that comes from the Minnesota breeding program, Applewood Fresh promotes the marriage of the Honeycrisp and Zestar! varieties in SweeTango for its standout flavor and texture. SweeTango is expected to start in Michigan around September 3rd.
Fresh Michigan Asparagus Coming Soon!
We are excited to partner with New Era’s American Asparagus to bring you the best asparagus Michigan has to offer! Michigan is now the largest asparagus growing region in the US thanks to our unique, sandy loam soil. With a short season starting May 12 & ending in June, make sure to order this highly anticipated vegetable.
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Applewood Fresh expands into asparagus!
Applewood Fresh Growers LLC has expanded to offer fresh Michigan asparagus in addition to its apples. The asparagus season in Michigan lasts from approximately May 10 to June 25. This is a tight window for the harvesting season, so the company’s partner, New Era’s American Asparagus, is sharp day in and day out on production.