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Cherries for breakfast: cherry recipes for the morning

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Jun 18, 2018 12:27:04 PM

It’s cherry season! Including cherries in your breakfast is a simple way to add nutrition to your meal, please your family, and put a smile on your face. 

We’ve rounded up our best cherry breakfast recipes to help you start the day in a delicious way.

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Topics: Recipes, cherries, breakfast

Women in Agriculture - Deb Stennes

Posted by Meg Raines on Jun 1, 2018 12:00:00 PM

Many of the orchards in Chelan valley are a family affair, with women playing a critical role in running smooth operations and growing the business. In our blog series “Women in Agriculture” we sit down with them to discuss their roles and thoughts on the industry. 

This month we checked in with Deb Stennes to find out about her family and their long history of growing apples in the area.

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Topics: Meet the Grower

Summer salad recipes

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on May 11, 2018 11:20:54 AM

Getting hot outside? Time for some crisp, refreshing summer salads!

Not only are fiber and vitamin-rich salads healthy, but they’re easy to take to a picnic in the park or bring to a family barbecue. We’ve rounded up our favorite summer salad recipes that feature apples, pears and cherries.

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Topics: Recipes, cherries, apples, pears, appetizer

Women in Agriculture - Paige Hake

Posted by Meg Raines on May 1, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Many of the orchards in Chelan valley are a family affair, with women playing a critical role in running smooth operations and growing the business. In our blog series “Women in Agriculture” we sit down with them to discuss their roles and thoughts on the industry. 

This month we checked in with Paige Hake the daughter of organic grower Orlin Knutson. Their family orchard is located in Mattawa Washington, about an hour northeast of Yakima.

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Topics: Meet the Grower

Our best recipes for baking with apples

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Apr 11, 2018 2:47:35 PM

Apples are perfect for baking. They can be used in so many different ways! 

We’ve had a tasty time creating delicious recipes for baking with apples. Here are our favorites:

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Topics: apples

Women in Agriculture - Megan Azzano

Posted by Meg Raines on Apr 3, 2018 8:00:00 AM

Many of the orchards in Chelan valley are a family affair, with women playing a critical role in running smooth operations and growing the business. In our blog series “Women in Agriculture” we sit down with them to discuss their roles and thoughts on the industry. 

This month we checked in with Megan Azzano. Megan and her husband Mike own and operate a family orchard and fruit stand in the Omak area.

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Topics: Meet the Grower

Rockit™ Apple Party Decor Ideas

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Mar 12, 2018 12:00:00 PM

Using real apples in party decor adds a touch of natural beauty and rustic sophistication to any event. Thanks to their size, our tiny RockitTM apples are incredibly versatile and can be used in many different ways to create original decorations.

Making party decor yourself means you can customize everything to your liking. It can also help you save money without compromising the vision for the event you’re hosting. 

To help you get started, we’ve concocted four DIY RockitTM apple decor ideas that you can use for your next party or event. We even created a special one just for weddings!

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Topics: apples, rockit

Women in Agriculture - Mallory Carlton

Posted by Meg Raines on Feb 28, 2018 11:49:03 AM

Many of the orchards in Chelan valley are a family affair, with women playing a critical role in running smooth operations and growing the business. In our blog series “Women in Agriculture” we sit down with them to discuss their roles and thoughts on the industry.

This month we checked in with Mallory Carlton. She and her family operate an entrepreneurial farm and business out of Okanogan.
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Topics: apples, Meet the Grower

Cute Valentine's Day Recipes with Apples and Pears

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Feb 12, 2018 12:12:20 PM

Valentine’s Day is the opportunity to have fun by whipping up sweet treats that show your loved ones how much you care. Apples and pears add a touch of wholesomeness to decadent Valentine’s desserts. 

Check out our round-up of cute Valentine’s Day recipes with apples and pears that even Cupid couldn’t resist!

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Topics: Recipes, apples, Dessert, holiday

Fun with Rockit™ Apples: Recipes and Crafts

Posted by Elizabeth Williams on Feb 5, 2018 10:27:36 AM

What to make with RockitTM apples? We’ve got loads of ideas!

Check out our recipe and craft ideas, round up the kids, and get cooking!

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Topics: apples, rockit