Cherry Growers See an Increase in U-Pick Interest

The cherry harvest is on but for some people they would much rather pick them with their own hands, getting them as fresh as possible.

A vast majority of cherries grown in northwest Michigan are sold for commercial production, but U-Pick orchards are becoming more popular as people look to find the freshest fruit possible.

9&10’s Eric Lloyd visited Rennie Orchards in Grand Traverse County where a downpour couldn’t even scare the pickers away and has more details.