Tag Archives: Ontario apples

Smaller Ontario apple crop, but excellent quality

Ontario’s apple crop volume will be slightly lower this year compared to last, but the fruit will be larger, juicier, and more colourful. That’s what Ontario’s apple growers are seeing as they prepare to harvest the 2017 crop along the ...

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An apple a day is also good for the Ontario economy

Newly released data shows the Ontario apple industry packs a strong economic punch. According to the study by JRG Consulting Group, the Ontario apple industry from growing, packing and processing generates annual economic activity of $634 million and supports more ...

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Hot, dry weather brings sweet, bountiful apples

Kelly Ciceran — A hot and dry Ontario Summer 2016 with plenty of sunshine is translating into an extremely sweet and flavourful apple crop. It’s sunshine that changes starch levels in the apple into sugar, so this year’s apple crop ...

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