Apple Varieties at Great Lakes Farms
Its farmer Joe again, There are two secrets to having great fruit.
The first is to pick the best variety. The best variety for you depends on when you visit and what you need it for. Check our List of varieties and estimated picking dates. Click on the varieties to find our what makes them unique.
The second is to use the perfect picking technique. This is my secret.
EYE TO THE SKY
1. Find the eye of the apple
2. Roll eye of apple to the sky.
3. Carefully put apple in container to take home and enjoy.
Apple Varieties &
Estimated Picking Dates
Click on the varieties below to find out more about them
McIntosh- Early September
Honey Crisp- Mid September
Gala - Mid September
Empire -Late September
Jonagold - Late September
Cortland- Late September
Red Delicious-Early October
Golden Delicious-Early October
Ida Red -Mid October
Northern Spy-Mid October
These are approximate dates only as picking dates depend on the weather of the season. Visit the home page, or call us to find out which varieties are available when you plan to visit. 519-782-3433.