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

Feb 02, 2021

Celebrate American Heart Month with Apples

LANSING, Mich. – Michigan Apples can help keep your heart healthy, along with a balanced diet that includes many fruits and vegetables. As Americans observe American Heart Month in the month of ...

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Jan 28, 2021

Michigan Apples are an Important Part of a Healthy Diet

Consumers Can Choose Apples to Help Stay Within New Dietary Guidelines                          LANSING, Mich. –   &...

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Glei's Orchards and Greenhouses

Meet the Growers

Glei's Orchards and Greenhouses

Glei’s Orchards and Greenhouses is located in Hillsdale Michigan with a second retail outlet in Coldwater Michigan. Glei’s produces apples, sweet corn, pumpkins, squash, tomatoes, assorted summer vegetables and bedding plants. Damon said the most unique aspect of his farm is the diversification of the company including his orchard, greenhouses and Christmas tree farm.


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

Check out some of our favorite Michigan apple recipes. View All ยป

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!

Easy Apple Breakfast Cobbler

Posted in: Main Dishes

Easy Apple Breakfast Cobbler

What could be better than warm apple cobbler for breakfast? Put the ingredients in your crock pot overnight and wake up to the wonderful smell of cinnamon and apples.

Maple Ginger Sweet Potatoes with Apples

Posted in: Sides

Maple Ginger Sweet Potatoes with Apples

A healthy side dish that goes with any main course!
Apple Berry Smoothie

Posted in: Beverages

Apple Berry Smoothie

Fresh berries, yogurt and Michigan apple pie filling make this smoothie a delicious afternoon snack!

Michigan Apples Blog

Make Every Bite Count with Michigan Apples

Make Every Bite Count with Michigan Apples

The 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines were just released and they focus on choosing healthy foods and beverages that are rich in nutrients, while staying w...

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Celebrate Healthy Holidays With Michigan Apples

Celebrate Healthy Holidays With Michigan Apples

The holiday season is here, but this year our celebrations will look a little different. Instead of crowded seasonal events, most of us will be stayin...

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Staying Healthy with Michigan Apples

Staying Healthy with Michigan Apples

If you’ve found yourself doing more home cooking since the pandemic, you are not alone! According to the Home Cooking in America, 2020 Report, 4...

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