Information on business management of beer, hard cider and distilled spirits, including assessing the feasibility of growing apple cultivars for hard cider production. Tips on federal tax changes and using Mid-Atlantic fruit in hard cider production.
These tools are designed as educational resources to aid in decision making regarding the establishment of your cider variety orchard.
Hard cider production is increasingly becoming an economically attractive value-added product in the apple industry.
Edwin Winzeler, James Schupp, Ph.D.
Exploring the potential for using Mid-Atlantic processing apple varieties in hard cider production.