Apple Sauced!

It’s time to celebrate the autumn and all of its delicious bounty!
Join us for Apple Sauced! 2014 — a harvest event that is sweet, spirited and oh-so-much fun.
We’ll have fall themed food & drink samples from vendors including 5 Lilies, Afro-Fusion Cuisine, Amilinda, Bartolotta’s Lake Park Bistro, Honeypie Cafe, Island Orchard Cider, Juniper 61, Larry’s Market, Purple Door Ice Cream, Sassy Cow Creamery and MORE!
Meanwhile, our gracious hosts at Great Lakes Distillery will be providing libations at a cash bar in the tasting room. And …

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Taking Care of Your Heritage Apple Trees: The Cold Season

Taking Care of Your Heritage Apple Trees: The Cold Season

For those of you who took home heritage trees this spring, you may be wondering if there’s anything special to do now that winter is approaching.  Here are some tips for the novices out there:

Consider compost–adding a little compost around the trees is a good idea. If you don’t have your own, we can recommend Purple Cow Organic.

Protect–your trees need protection from nibbling mice, voles, and even hungry cats.  If you still have the hardware cloth the trees came with, keep it on. …

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