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An apple a day is also good for the Ontario economy

February 28, 2017

New study highlights economic power, growth potential of Ontario’s apple industry...

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2017 OFVC Cider Competition Results

February 24, 2017

This week at the Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Convention marked the 7th annual Sweet Cider Competition, and the 4th annual Craft Cider Competition. With a record number of entries this year, it was certainly challenging for the judging ...

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Durham Region apple grower and marketer receives Golden Apple award

January 11, 2017

For immediate releaseToronto ON, January 11, 2017 – A well-known apple grower and marketer from Durham Region is the 2017 recipient of the Arysta Golden Apple Award, which was presented at the Ontario Fruit and Vegetable Growers’ A...

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Fresh Bites: How to pick the right cooking apple

October 14, 2016

What's the best apple for baking a pie? What about for applesauce? Ambrosia apples are low in acid and slow to brown. This makes it an ideal apple for salads...

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Flamborough farmers report abundant, but smaller, apple crop due to hot summer

September 15, 2016

The extreme temperatures this summer have yielded a sweeter than normal apple crop in Ontario – including in Flamborough – but while the apples are numerous, they’re generally smaller in size.

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