Return to the Fruit & Orchards Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Cherries in Mich.

Posted by MrsG47 6-7 RI (My Page) on
Wed, Jun 6, 12 at 18:44

Did anyone catch the Wall Street Journal article on Michigan 'tart' cherries last week? Oooph! Horrible news for our friends there. Over 223 Million dollars lost due to no crop this year. The companies that sell Cherry products like 'Cherry Republic' had to import their Montmorency from Poland. Its worse than our pals have told us in this forum. Boy Harvestman, we thought we had it bad! Its all relative, but ouch! Mrs. G


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Cherries in Mich.

Who says there will be no cherries in Michigan this yeare? All is not lost, my Balaton, which is a bit sheltered by larger trees to the east, has probably 18-20 cherries on it. Woo hoo, livin' large! ;-)


 o
RE: Cherries in Mich.

Yeah...its really bad. Its not just cherries either. The US apple crop I think is going to be a little "light" this year.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Fruit & Orchards Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here