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Where do you like to go for U-Pick!? In particular, is there anything out there without the use of chemicals and pesticides, or not as much ?
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I think they have apples somewhere in Utica. You should ask Cindy

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I will! I'm tired of the same old places!

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Have you been to Lynd's? They always have tasty apples, cider, preserves, pumpkins, etc. They also have a corn maze, though I'm not sure what the hours are for that Not sure about pesticides...
It's in Pataskala...I used to live in Granville but I'm in Kent now, and I don't know of any places here :P

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Charlie's Apples

No touristy stuff.

He's got a picnic table and pond where you can eat your lunch after picking. They were lucky to be sheltered a bit from the wind storm, and they didn't lose many apples.

I think the prices were $14 for a bushel (?) (~20 pounds).
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Thanks Sarah, I have been to Lynd's but it's been awhile!
Geofizz, thanks for the info about Charlie's Apples! That's new to me!
I need to get apples soon! Lots of baking is in store!:

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Wendy, i peeked at your blog! Is that Charlie's you are referencing? I hope so, I'm looking for organic apples! Looks like you all had lots of fun!

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Waah. I wish I hadn't scheduled The Business of Being Born to watch with my students tomorrow afternoon. I'd go apple-picking instead!!

Maybe next weekend.

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Wendy, i peeked at your blog! Is that Charlie's you are referencing? I hope so, I'm looking for organic apples! Looks like you all had lots of fun!
Yeah, the pictures in the blog are from Charlie's Apples.

I hope you have fun!

ASusan, wow, taking your students to see BoBB. That would never fly here.
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Thanks Wendy! We are going to go this upcoming weekend!

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Charlie's Apples

No touristy stuff.

He's got a picnic table and pond where you can eat your lunch after picking. They were lucky to be sheltered a bit from the wind storm, and they didn't lose many apples.

I think the prices were $14 for a bushel (?) (~20 pounds).
this place looks great! interesting, $14 is cheaper than Lynds, which is not organic. We might need to plan a drive out there soon.
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