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& River Falls (Sat. AM)
Answers to apple questions
How many pounds of apples are in a bushel of apple?
How can you tell if an apple is ripe and ready to eat?
at the seeds, if the seeds are brown or
black, the apple is rip and ready to eat.
are the basic colors of apples ?
apples are RED, GREEN
to apple question
What is the traditional apple pollinators?
The dominate pollinators in an Apple
are the Bees
Why do apple orchards
apples) the apples on their trees?
Apple Trees tend to bear fruit every other
To get the trees to bear fruit every year, about
one half of the fruit is removed when the apples
are approximately 9mm in size. This will also
help produce larger apples.
3- Name 5 things you can make with apples
Pies, Apples Cider, Apple sauce. Apple
Apple bread, Apple Brats - How many more
items can you think of?
to apple questions
1- Average amount of sugar in an apple?
A ripe apple will have between 14 to 16
2- If you plant a seed from the apple you are
eating, will you get the same apple?
No! An apple seed will produce what is
known as a Standard size tree and there
is no way of knowing what other tree was
3- How do you pasteurize apple cider?
The cider must be heated to 160 degrees
for 10 seconds to remove E. coli
to apple questions
1- How many pounds of apples are in a peck?
There are 4
pecks to a Bushel and a Bushel of apple weighs 40 pounds so a Peck weighs 10
2- What is a vole?
A vole is a
small rodent that looks something like a mouse, except the vole has a much
shorter tail and is darker brown. The vole live outdoors just below the
3- What does thinning an
apple tree mean
order to get an apple
tree to produce
apples every year it is necessary to remove some
of the apples following peddle fall in the spring.
This will also help to produce larger apples. The
of removing the apples is referred to as