From 1993 to 2016F – Red Delicious has decreased 65 million boxes... read more
The U.S. Department of Agriculture forecasts the 2017/2018 apple crop at 10.4 billion pounds. Measured in 42-pound bushels, the crop is forecasted to be 248.7 million bushels.
There is a science behind determining the harvest of our Washington State apples. Apple harvest is between August to early November with Red Delicious falling in the middle to later part of the harvest window...
U.S. total, Washington is estimated at 168 million, up 10.7 percent from 2015. Of that, 135 million will be fresh and 33 million will be processed.