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Apples: Old and New Varieties for Organic Orchards

Inspired foodies and growers alike know that apples are among the most stable and diverse of crop choices. The secret to being successful as an apple grower in competition with corporate apple production – and their patents and "club" varieties – is to choose varieties wisely from among cherished heirlooms and/or some of the newest disease-resistant and high quality varieties. This session will highlight a selection of old and new varieties, and provide tips for production and marketing from experienced growers.

Track and Session Info

Track: 
Crop Specific / Seed
Session: 
B | 10:30 am

Date and Location

Location: 
Acacia
Day: 
Thursday
Presenter(s): 

Freddy Menge

Title: 
Freddy Menge
Presenter Affiliation: 
Epicenter Nursery

Zea Sonnabend

Title: 
Zea Sonnabend
Presenter Affiliation: 
Fruitilicious Farm

Terence Welch

Title: 
Terence Welch
Presenter Affiliation: 
Orchardscapes

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