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This now-iconic blue house in Port aux Basques is gone. Its owners are left picking up the pieces | CBC News

Lloyd Savery picks up a plastic frame, calling out to his son, a look of amazement on his face. Amid a pile of splintered wood and seaweed, about half a kilometre from the ruins of his dream home, he’s found what’s left of the family’s cat door. Savery, along with his wife Peggy and son […]

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Bird’-eye View: Apple picking fills the belly and soul

Tweetings, fellow birders, and thanks for flying in to read this column. Alas, summer is over, but now we have autumn to enjoy. With that in mind, I thought we’d try something different this week to help usher in the glory of the new season. So grab your sweater and wicker basket and let’s head […]

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11 reasons why apple picking is the worst fall activity ever invented

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8 Northeast Ohio apple farms for picking now

CLEVELAND, Ohio — One apple variety is not like another or another or another. That’s why Patterson Fruit Farm in Chesterland, has 28 different varieties in its orchards. West Wind Farms in Madison has 19 varieties and Ransom Sage Farm in Chardon has about 50. “They each have unique flavors, storage lengths, textures, colors, and […]

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September means fall, fall means apple picking

Chicopee, Mass. (WWLP) – It’s September, which means it is time for all of the best fall activities like hay rides, corn mazes, football, and of course, apple picking. Fall weather in Massachusetts forecasts above average temperatures Apple picking is fun for all ages, and the more apples you collect means more delicious desserts you […]

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Keller’s Farmstand’s in Oswego busy with apple picking, corn maze and cider donuts

Celebrate fall festivities at Keller’s Farmstand in Oswego, Naperville and Plainfield Keller’s Farmstand has three locations to enjoy fall favorites. The Oswego farm hold the big attractions like the apple orchard and pumpkin patch. OSWEGO, Illinois – It’s time for apple picking in the Chicago area, and Keller’s Farmstand in Oswego is ready for crowds […]

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Apple picking season begins at Indian Ladder Farms

Apple picking season is officially underway in the Capital Region. Indian Ladder Farms is kicking off the season with their “Red Tomato” program. The farm is partnering with Eco-Certified, an independent certification awarded to growers who follow the most ecologically-sensitive growing practices. You can pick your own apples from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each […]

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11 Orchards to Go Apple Picking Around DC This Fall

Photo by Flickr user Sue Thompson. Baugher’s Orchard1015 Baugher Rd., Westminster, MD. Distance from DC: About 70 miles. Hours: 9 AM to 5 PM on Saturday and Sunday.Apples: $14 for a half peck, $24 for a peck, $45 for a half bushel. What else: Hitch a wagon ride to the orchard for $3, and pair apple picking with […]

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Pets

Handle approaching, picking up pets with care

You must understand that a human approaching any animal is incredibly threatening body language. Add your forward-leaning body and outstretched arms with claws (i.e., fingers) exposed, and you look very scary. Any animal that feels threatened will try to make you move away. Sometimes that’s by growling, snarling, hissing, snapping, spitting or biting. Sometimes it’s […]

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PHOTOS: Apple picking season is underway at Sholan Farms in Leominster

Sept 3, 2022 – Apple picking season has begun at Sholan Farms in Leominster. Adelyn Morse, 22 months old, of Leominster, eats a Fulford Gala apple that her mother got started with a first bite. JULIA MALAKIE/SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE Sept 3, 2022 – Apple picking season has begun at Sholan Farms in Leominster, but more […]