Apple Resources

Over the years, MOTHER EARTH NEWS has accumulated a wealth of apple knowledge. In this collection of apple cider resources, you'll learn everything you need to turn fresh, juicy apples into delicious, sweet cider. 

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In this collection of cider features, we take you through the entire cider-making adventure — starting with planning and planting your own apple orchard. After you’ve successfully harvested fall's sweetest crop, learn how to build and use a cider press or mill. Then, follow our recipes to make your own delicious, homemade cider. Learn how to use apple cider in recipes to add a refreshingly sweet twist to old standbys. This collection of articles will help you savor the taste of fall year-round.

Starting an Apple Orchard

Growing Fruit Trees on Your Homestead
A detailed discussion of choosing, growing and pruning fruit trees in your home orchard.

Managing an Apple Orchard
Take a close-up look at the process of managing an apple orchard and tips on apples that make quality homemade cider.

Growing Apple Trees Ecologically: A Guide to Low-Spray Orchards
By choosing apple varieties and rootstocks adapted to your area's climate and pests, keeping trees healthy through good site selection, and using biological controls, you can grow high-quality, low-spray apples. 

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