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Brand new apple variety unveiled at Apple Fest

Look out apple lovers there’s a new Salish in town. After 30 years of hard work, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada scientists have developed a brand new tasty apple.

Flaky apple turnovers for fall

Apple season is here and these flaky apple turnovers are perfect for a blustery day.

Hearty whole wheat breakfast cobbler

In need of a high-energy breakfast that will keep you motoring along until lunch? Try this sweet and savoury cobbler!

Wintry apple butter

Letting this recipe bubble away on the stove will warm your kitchen and make it smell like grandma's house. It's time for some holiday nostalgia.

Kari's top five Halloween treat recipes

Kari's five favorite sweet recipes, just in time for Halloween.

Apples Celebrated by 20,000 at UBC Botanical Garden This Weekend

Organizers of the annual Apple Festival at the UBC Botanical Garden said 20,000 people attended either today or yesterday. Organized by UBC's Friends of the Garden (FOGs).  By 2 p.m. today,...