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Gold Rush Apple

A joint breeding program between India, Illinois, and New Jersey Agricultural research stations developed the Gold Rush apple in the 1990s and...
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Ida Red Apples

Ida Red apples were developed in Moscow…Moscow, Idaho that is!  The Ida Red was developed by the University of Idaho Agricultural Experiment...
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Rome Apple

The Rome apple goes by many names including ‘Red Rome,’ ‘Rome Beauty’  ‘Gillett’s Seedling’ but to bakers, it is often called ‘Baker’s...
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Shizuka Apples

The late-season Shizuka apples were developed by Tsuneo Murakami in 1969 and were released commercially in 1986.  The parentages of the Shizuka...
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Macoun Apple

Macoun Apples are a cross between the McIntosh and Jersey Black apples and were developed at the New York State Agricultural Experiment...
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