In years where we have a lot of apples (like this year) the ground underneath will be a carpet of apples (drops). Many ask "can't you do something with those?".
Well, years ago drops were picked by the crew and they were paid piece work, so much for each bushel they picked. The drops would be sold at the farm or at our stand on 202. Drops are great for baking and apple sauce and were inexpensive. We would also use drops for cider.Read More