Meet Our Growers

Discover the stories behind Michigan Apples and meet the passionate growers of the world’s best-tasting apples.

About Michigan Apples

Apples have been a part of Michigan’s heritage and landscape for generations. Our state’s unique climate and geography, as well as dedicated growers, help to produce the world’s best-tasting apples. With so many Michigan Apple varieties available, from tried-and-true favorites to new and managed varieties, grown fresh for you in the place where apples love to grow.

Find Michigan Apples

Find a Michigan farm market, cider mill, or u-pick orchard and enjoy Michigan’s fall apple traditions fresh from the orchard.

Shari Steinbach for Michigan Apples

Healthy Living

with Shari Steinbach, MS, RDN Official Dietitian of Michigan Apples

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Apple in a bin

What “Food As Medicine” Can Mean to Your Health

Why “Food as Medicine”? About 60% of American adults have at least one chronic disease, and diet-related diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, and heart disease are the most common. What we eat plays a huge

Michigan Apples In Bag

Nourishing Budget-Friendly Meal Ideas with Michigan Apples

When a New Year starts there are two resolutions that seem to make it to the top of everyone’s list. The first is to eat healthier and the second is to manage finances better. The

Apple Grain Salad

Benefits of a Plant-Forward Diet

Nutrition research touting the health benefits of a plant-forward diet are numerous. The plant-forward Mediterranean diet has long been considered the gold standard for nutrition, disease prevention, wellness, and longevity. This is based on its