Originally Posted by david_42
I prefer tart/baking apples for cider. But the elks have eaten my apples every year since I moved to Oregon, so I get my juice from an orchard, which means sweet varieties. I have a mystery tree also, but it isn't tall enough to keep the fruit away from the critters!
In Willamina, I can see where elk would be a problem! I'm lucky, sort of, to be in the middle of a whole bunch of depredation-controlled farmland. I never see deer.
Thanks for the info! I'll keep y'all posted on how the stuff turns out.