Demeritt Hill Farm grows a wide variety of apples. The apples we carry range from the standard classics to antiques to the latest varieties. The descriptions below provide information on the kinds we grow and also gives a brief description.
You can also use our quick guide to navigate for your needs. If you do not see the apple you are looking for, please ask us if we have it. We hope that you find the following information interesting and useful toward choosing the right type of apple for your needs.
The Pick Your Own Apple season is in full swing with many varieties available now. Please purchase the sized bag you want to fill with apples at the store prior to entering the orchard. Half Peck bags are $8.95 and One Peck bags are $15.95.
Apples can also be purchased in the farm store in both Half Peck and One Peck bags. Half Peck bags filled with apples are $9.95 and One Peck bags filled with apples are $16.95.
Fun Facts & Tips
Apple Cider can be stored for an extended period of time if kept just over 32 degrees Fahrenheit. It will keep a year or more if frozen in plastic jugs; take some cider out to allow room for expansion.
It takes roughly 2 lbs. of apples to make a 9 inch pie.
Cut an apple in half (across the core) and you’ll see a star shape.
Types We Grow Here
Baldwin | Braeburn | Cortland | Empire | Fuji | Gala | Ginger Gold | Golden Delicious| Granny Smith | Honey Crisp | Ida Red | Jonagold | Jonathan | Kendall | Macoun |McIntosh | Mutsu | Northern Spy | Paula Red | Red Delicious | Red Gravenstein |Rome | Spencer | Yataka | Zestar!