National Cherry Homepage
Cherry Links

Michigan Cherry Sites

sweet cherries with these hands
A look at four families on the Leelanau and Old Mission Peninsulas who have helped shape the land.

Cherry Products
Looking for a cherry product -- check our listing of all kinds and read about a featured product.

Leelanau Fruit Company
Quality fruit processors specializing in processing frozen strawberries, cherries, plums and brine cherries.

National Cherry Festival
The Official Site of the Festival that celebrates the cherry industry in Northern Michigan and Traverse City the Cherry Capital of the World

Cherry Marketing Institute
Recipes, food services, retailers, manufacturers, media, exporting

Michigan Department of Agriculture
Serves the needs of consumers and the agricultural industry, from inspecting grocery stores and pet shops to testing the quality of gasoline and animal feed to serving in partnership with growers as stewards of Michigan's land and water resources

Department of Agriculture - Commodoties Map
What we grow in Michigan, with a link to information about cherries.

Northwest Station Home
MSU department located in Leelanau County currently researching Horticulture, Botany and Plant Pathology, Entomology, Agricultural Engineering, Geography and Food Science

Suttons Bay Rotary Club Cherry Initiative
See what the Rotary Club is doing to help preserve the rural character of the county by assisting farmers in finding new markets for cherry products

Cherry Web sites and Information
A list of cherry related sites and articles

District Extension Fruit Agent, Mark Longstroth
This page provides Southwest Michigan fruit growers and others who are interested in current crop and pest conditions with numerous factsheets and MSUE bulletins on pest control and general cultural practices for the fruit grown here in Michigan

MSUE - Fruit Area of Expertise Team
The fruit extension education's main effort is trying to increase the productivity and profitability of Michigan fruit growers

Michigan Farm Bureau
Michigan farming information, news and links to other agricultural sites.

Michigan Farm Radio Network
This site provides Michigan farming news and events and a list of radio stations that provide agricultural information.

Cherry Industry Administrative Board
Administers the Cherry Federal Marketing Order

The Fruit Growers News
Provides the U.S. fruit industry with timely news and information from around the globe that will enable operations to be successful in the 21st century


National Cherry Sites

cherry blossoms in early May National Cherries Growers & Industry Foundation
Suppliers of marisco, frozen and canned cherries

Wisconsin Red Cherry Growers Association
Including consumer and grower information

Culinary.net
Recipes, quick tips, videos and more!

Northwest Cherries
Let sweet cherries add sizzle to your produce sales, mid June through mid August.


Links to articles about cherries

The Theory and Practice of Cherry Fighting
From the Northern Michigan Journal

Leland students give cherry sausage two thumbs up
An article from the Traverse City Record Eagle

Enjoy Michigan's cherries
An article from the Free Press

One nation, red wth cherries, with pies and ice cream for all
An article about Cherry Republic from the free press

Cherry recipes
More from the Free Press

Tart or sweet, cherries are a treat
Article from the Detroit News, including several recipes

Good Fruit Grower Magazine
On-Line Magazine about the fruit industry

Hot climate is an obstacle in Washington State
Yet another reason why Michigan is the cherry capital of the world


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