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WGLT's Grow: Apple & Pear Season

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Alessio Maffeis

Do you like apple picking?

On this week’s episode of Grow, Sarah is joined by Nick Frillman, a Local Foods and Small Farms Educator with the University of Illinois Extension. The two discuss the upcoming apple and pear season and what varieties you can expect to be ripe.

WGLT's Grow is your source for gardening advice and down-to-earth tips. Sarah is ready to take on all your gardening questions, so submit yours today.

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Sarah Nardi is a WGLT reporter. She previously worked for the Chicago Reader covering Arts & Culture.