The First Local Apples Arriving at Area Markets

Written by on September 1, 2020

The First Local Apples Arriving at Area Markets

By Brad Klein

September 1, 2020

Richard Rowe, Field Supervisor Bechdolt Orchards at the Bethlehem Farmers Market. Photo | Brad Klein / WLVR

WLVR’s Brad Klein visited with Richard Rowe of Bechdolt Orchards to learn about the early harvest apples that are ready for harvest in the Lehigh Valley.

They are showing up in farmers’ markets including Nazareth and Saucon Valley, as well as at the nearly century-old orchard in Hellertown.

Early Apples: Ginger Gold, Sansa, and Premiere Honeycrisp.  Photo | Brad Klein / WLVR

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