12/01/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Picking Apples: Everything You Need To Know

Before you go to gather a bushel or two, it's a good idea to know what you want to do with your bounty of apples in upcoming weeks. Will you use them right away? Bake pies? Dip slices in caramel? Stew applesauce? Crunch into one each day?

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