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Take your pick: Apples abundant, sweet, ready for the plucking

Families apple picking at Sand Flats Orchard in Fonda on Sunday, September 18, 2011
Photographer: Patrick Dodson
Families apple picking at Sand Flats Orchard in Fonda on Sunday, September 18, 2011
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When it comes to apples, rain late in the season is a good thing. This summer’s sunny weather made for sweeter apples, and crops are on time despite tropical storms Irene and Lee, according to the state Apple Association. But the actual picking got off to a slow start. “What happened was the first three weeks or so of the [apple picking] season we had so much bad weather that it kept a lot of ...

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