The hills surrounding Showalter’s Orchard in Timberville have been producing apples since the early 1900s. The orchard now grows over 25 varieties of apples on its 40 acres. Co-owner Sarah Showalter has seen a steady increase of customers over the last 10 years with the local food movement. “We are seeing more urban people come to the orchard to buy local food in an effort to know where their food comes from,” she said.

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