Enjoy cherries for a flavorful and energy packed lunch.
You'll be amazed how easy it is to make great tasting cherry recipes. Simply follow the step-by-step instructions to make any of the cherry recipes on the National Cherry Month Cherry Cookbook.
Best of all, you can download a FREE copy of the Official National Cherry Month Recipe Cookbook. It has over 50+ great tasting cherry-based recipes for every meal of the day.
Did you know the Traverse Bay Farms region of Michigan grows over 70% of the tart cherries grown in the United States? This rural farming region is located in the Northwestern part of Michigan. During the summer cherry harvest over 250 million pounds of tart cherries harvest every summer.
The Trees are Shaken
Cherries are collected
cherries are washed
cherries are seperated
The Michigan cherry harvest is only a few short weeks. It usually runs from mid-July to Mid-August. It is amazing that during these few short weeks, over 250 million pounds of tart cherries are harvested.
Watch the video how cherries are harvested.
Copyright, NationalCherryMonth - Disclaimer