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Cornell University and the New York Apple Growers have developed two new apple varieties, SnapDragon and RubyFrost, that have undergone a year of rigorous consumer testing as NY1 and NY2.
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Virginia apples are in season, and according to growers this year’s crop is top-notch.

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Cideries and orchards in the state have been awarded grants from the Virginia Department of Agriculture to promote growing apples for cider.
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October is usually a prime month for apple picking, but because of wacky weather this spring most of Virginia’s apples are already off the trees.
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By 2012, McDonald’s will begin including apple slices in every Happy Meal, and the slices already are being phased in at many restaurants.
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Ripe, juicy, fresh and delicious—Virginia apples are in season and ready to be picked.
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If an apple a day keeps the doctor away, then so can a glass of cider. "With cider, we’re giving you the whole apple except for the crunch," said Dudley Rinker, a member of the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation Apple Marketing Advisory Committee.

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Virginia’s apple growers are expecting a great harvest year, and consumers can expect good quality despite dry conditions and heat this summer.
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