Roger Newey of Hillcrest Orchards in Winterport prepares to spot-pick some early McIntosh apples Friday, Aug. 13, 2010 at the 13-acre farm. Newey began spot-picking last week and expects the fall McIntosh apples to be equally early by a week to 10 days. (Bangor Daily News/Bridget Brown) (WEB EDITION PHOTO)
By University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Special to the BDN •
University of Maine Cooperative Extension offers tips on how to harvest and store apples.