1. North Carolina is ranked 7th in apple production in the United States.

  2. According to the North Carolina Department of Agriculture, NC has 10,000 acres of apple orchards. The top 4 varieties grown in NC are: Red Delicious, Golden Delicious, Rome Beauty & Gala.

  3. An apple a day keeps the doctor away - with the power of pectin as well as other important nutrients, apples are good for your cholesterol, teeth, stomach, skin and nerves.

  4. About 40% of NC’s apple crop is sold as fresh apples, the remaining 60% is used in processing for products such as applesauce and juice.

  5. Apple picking is a fun outing and a great way to get apples for your homemade pies, applesauce, and other apple treats. Find your local apple farm at the NC Farm Fresh website.

There’s nothing like walking into a room wafting with the smell of apple pie fresh out of the oven. Explore your local apple farms and enjoy the treat of the season!

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