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Apple Picking

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WBZ WaterCooler: Autumn Apple Picking

At the WBZ Water Cooler: It’s been a great season for apple picking here in New England. In fact, Frank Carlson of Carlson Orchards in Harvard, says they’re coming off their biggest weekend, Columbus Day.

10/19/2013

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A Guide To Apple Picking In The Boston Suburbs

Take advantage of the season with an apple-picking adventure and one of these Boston-area farms.

09/27/2013

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Best Apple Picking On The North Shore And In Merrimack Valley

Don’t arrive late because farms are ripe for the apple picking. Here’s a list of family-owned farms on the North Shore and in Merrimack Valley focused on fresh apples and family fun.

09/20/2013

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2013 Apple Crop Looking Strong In Mass.

Massachusetts officials say some apple growers are reporting a strong crop and some above-average sized fruit as the picking season begins following a tough 2012.

09/06/2013

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Ample Apple Crop Expected To For New England In ’13

Apple pickers are descending on New England’s orchards for the early varieties as growers around the region predict a strong rebound from a dismal 2012.

08/31/2013

Apples at New England Apple Products in Leominster. (CBS)

Apple Supply Down, Prices Up This Fall

Apples and apple cider will likely cost you more this fall.

10/02/2012

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Boston Area’s Best Places To Go Apple Picking

Crisp, cool air, pies baking in the oven, warm cider, fuzzy sweaters and brightly colored leaves falling from the sky are just a few of New England’s autumn charm. Don’t forget the most time-honored tradition of being a New Englander: apple picking. These are Boston’s best places to go apple picking.

09/29/2012

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Gardening With Gutner: Apple Picking Tips

The apple season is well underway and with the warm temperatures that we experienced in March, the season is about 10 days ahead of a ‘normal’ schedule.

09/11/2012

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Apples, Pears And Pumpkins In Abundance At Family Farms

Despite Tropical Storm Irene, apples and pears are in good supply at family farms.

10/10/2011

Six people were hurt in an accident at a New Hampshire apple orchard on Sunday.

Spooked Horses Spark Accident At NH Apple Orchard, 6 Hurt

Police in New Hampshire said there were six people injured following an accident at an apple orchard on Sunday.

09/25/2011

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