Advertisement

You will be redirected to the page you want to view in  seconds.

A very cherry season

Projections are for one of the biggest crops in years

6:21 AM, Jul. 20, 2013
Terry Sorenson of Soren's Valhalla Orchards, Gardner, says this year's Montmorency crop is one of the best tart cherry crops he's seen. Sorenson also owns orchards in Nasewaupee and Forestville.
Terry Sorenson of Soren's Valhalla Orchards, Gardner, says this year's Montmorency crop is one of the best tart cherry crops he's seen. Sorenson also owns orchards in Nasewaupee and Forestville.
  • Filed Under

A plentiful crop of sweet and tart cherries is ripe for picking in Door County, and growers are feeling much more confident than they were a year ago.

"It's a very good crop," said Terry Sorenson, who represents Wisconsin growers and processors at the Cherry Marketing Institute for North America. "Everybody's in a good mood this year."

The former president of Wisconsin Cherry Producers has 80 acres of cherries in southern Door County and went through 80-degree weather in March 2012 that was followed by frost that devastated the local crop. At this time last year, the federal Department of ...

What's your take on the Packers Family Night change?

Retrieving results.
Watching practice is fine.(Your vote)
15%
573 votes
I'd rather watch a scrimmage.(Your vote)
23%
855 votes
I don't want to pay to watch practice.(Your vote)
27%
1013 votes
It doesn't matter to me.(Your vote)
34%
1271 votes

Catch up on the latest in our pregame show every game day.

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports

ORDER YOURS

Football fans

If you've ever answered "Who has the ball?" with "It's halftime," you might recognize The Airhead. Check out the characters in our cartoon gallery of oddball fans.

Special Reports