Nate Poell, Backyard Apple Grower – MOTHER EARTH NEWS

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Nate Poell, Backyard Apple Grower

Name: Nate Poell
Occupation: Librarian
City and State: Lawrence, Kan.


Nate is an avid homebrewer and cider maker.  Making hard cider led him to try his hand at raising some apple trees. 

Current Project:

Nate is currently raising about a dozen heirloom apple trees (including varieties that are specifically for making cider) in his backyard.

Other Fun Facts: 

He and a friend brewed beer in a pumpkin. No, really.

More Places to Find Nate on the Web:

Nate’s Flickr collection of his home orchard

Articles he has written for MOTHER EARTH NEWS: Make Your Own Hard Cider and Brew Your Own Beer