Where Apples Love to Grow

Michigan is the nation’s third largest producer of apples. There are more than 14.9 million apple trees covering 34,500 acres on 775 family-run farms in Michigan. Growers pride themselves on a rich heritage of producing an array of fine apple varieties.

Where to find
Michigan Apples

Farm Markets

Find a farm market and buy Michigan apples direct from growers.

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Store Locator

Use our store locator to find stores carrying Michigan apples.

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News & Announcements

Mar 23, 2022

Michigan Apple Committee Announces 2022 Research Funding

LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Apple Committee board approved funding for 2022 research projects on March 3.  Research is an important part of MAC’s mission. “Members of the M...

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Jan 24, 2022

EverCrisp® Apples – Sweet, Crisp, and Long-Lasting

Variety developed in the Midwest and grown in Michigan LANSING, Mich. — Looking for something different to try in the produce department? EverCrisp®, a cross between Honeycrisp and Fuji, ...

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J Engelsma Orchards, Inc.

Meet the Growers

J Engelsma Orchards, Inc.

Jim Engelsma’s grandfather George bought an 80 acre farm in 1920 and began farming 18 dairy cows and 35 acres of raspberries and other vegetables on the land that is now called J Engelsma Orchards, Inc. Jim’s father was the first person to plant apple trees on their land. Currently, Jim farms 145 acres of apples and peaches and his fresh apple cider has won many awards over the years.


Do you know your
Michigan apple varieties?

Fuji

New to Michigan’s apple line-up, Fuji is Japan’s favorite apple for good reason! Fantastic sweet and tart flavor, with a low acid content. An incredibly good keeper, Fuji stays crisp for weeks!

Michigan Fuji apple

Michigan Apple Recipes

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Apple Berry Smoothie

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Apple Berry Smoothie

Fresh berries, yogurt and Michigan apple pie filling make this smoothie a delicious afternoon snack!
South Pacific Fresh Apple & Sirloin Salad

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South Pacific Fresh Apple & Sirloin Salad

Michigan Fuji apples give this savory salad a delightful sweetness and a great burst of flavor!

Apple Salsa

Posted in: Sides, Healthy Living

Apple Salsa

Mix up any gathering with chips and homemade apple salsa. The variety of fruit and vegetables give this dish great flavor, texture and color too!

Cider Glazed Chicken with Easy Apple Raisin Stuffing

Posted in: Main Dishes

Cider Glazed Chicken with Easy Apple Raisin Stuffing

A quick and easy dinner your whole family will enjoy! Serve with a prepared green salad to complete the meal.

Maple Ginger Sweet Potatoes with Apples

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Maple Ginger Sweet Potatoes with Apples

A healthy side dish that goes with any main course!

Michigan Apples Blog

Celebrate the Season with a Michigan Apple Brunch

Celebrate the Season with a Michigan Apple Brunch

During the holiday season, we all look forward to preparing delicious food and celebrating together with family and friends. One of my favorite ways t...

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Fall Entertaining with Michigan Apples

Fall Entertaining with Michigan Apples

Tailgating, bonfires, hayrides and more! The fall season is one of my favorites times of year to enjoy friends, family and the great outdoors. It&rsqu...

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Add More Flavor & Nutrition to Meals with Michigan Apples

Add More Flavor & Nutrition to Meals with Michigan Apples

Over the past year and a half, most of us had no choice but to prepare more meals at home. And while some of us may not have fully appreciated our dai...

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