Family shutters Ossian orchard

Groups of schoolchildren and apple cider aficionados can no longer visit Donaghy's Orchard south of Ossian. Full Story
gregg garett

United States

#1 Feb 11, 2007
I heard they had a bad worm problem
Gene Donaghy

Park Ridge, IL

#5 Apr 25, 2007
gregg garett wrote:
I heard they had a bad worm problem
Bill has never had a bad worm problem. AT 70 years old and a seven day a week job from July thru December, plus trimming in the winter and spraying in the spring/summer....I know worms were not a problem. It is called retirement and no one else around wants to work that hard to make a living.
Barry Gordon

Fort Wayne, IN

#6 Jun 23, 2007
The bottom line is that for as long as anyone can remember...Donaghy's Orchard has provided quality fresh fruits, vegetables, cider, preserves and such with 'down home" friendly service and prices anyone would be jealous of.

Family owned business disappear every year.
Donaghy's Orchard will be missed.

On that note, look for great apples this fall at the Apple Barn in Woodburn. Pastor Paul Doehrmann is a wonderful evangelist and his family deserves everyone's patronage.
Nancy

Middleboro, MA

#7 Jun 23, 2007
That's a shame.

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