A wrap of Good Fruit Grower coverage at the 2013 Great Lakes Expo in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Dec. 10-12. Quotes and notable moments from the expo are displayed in chronological order from top to bottom.


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An Expo exhibit showing how to prune and train tall spindle apple trees, using various styles of clips, drew grower interest during the three-day show, December 10-12, 2013. Here, 85-year-old Bastian Blok and his wife, Ann, talk to Mike Rasch, one of the designers of the DBR vacuum harvester. (TJ Mullinax/Good Fruit Grower)

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The main hall on the opening day of the Great Lakes Expo in Grand Rapids on Dec. 10, 2013. TJ Mullinax/Good Fruit Grower