How do you like them apples?

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How do you like them apples?

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How do you like them apples? – 10 Fun facts about apples:

  • There are more than 7,500 varieties of apples grown world wide.
  • Apples contain no fat, sodium or cholesterol and are a good source of fiber.
  • Apple trees take four to five years to produce their first fruit.
  • Apples ripen six to 10 times faster at room temperature than if they are refrigerated.
  • Apple varieties range in size from a little larger than a cherry to as large as a grapefruit. The largest apple ever picked weighed 1.4kg.
  • Apples are made up of 20% air, that is why they float.
  • Apples are a member of the rose family.
  • The top apple producers around the world are China, United States, Turkey, Poland and Italy. Apples account for 50 percent of international deciduous fruit tree production.
  • Apple trees have a life span of 100 years.
  • It takes about 36 apples to create one gallon of apple cider.
By | 2015-06-24T10:58:06+00:00 February 26th, 2013|General|Comments Off on How do you like them apples?

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