Sunrise Orchards


Sunrise Orchards

“As a wholesaler I think we’re at a disadvantage in many ways, from labor to market access, to geographic location, so I think that the hard cider industry presents an opportunity that I recognize as special. I think that the hard cider companies in Vermont are very interested in seeing that opportunity expand.” -Barney Hodges, Owner, Sunrise Orchards.

“As a wholesaler I think we’re at a disadvantage in many ways, from labor to market access, to geographic location, so I think that the hard cider industry presents an opportunity that I recognize as special. I think that the hard cider companies in Vermont are very interested in seeing that opportunity expand.” -Barney Hodges, Owner, Sunrise Orchards.

Sentinel Pine Orchards


Sentinel Pine Orchards

“It certainly opens up possibilities, the way I see the [hard cider movement] growth happening; I could start putting in acreage devoted to hard cider. It shows huge promise, which is fantastic because it’s helping the bottom line.” -Whitney Blodgett, Owner, Sentinel Pine Orchards.

“It certainly opens up possibilities, the way I see the [hard cider movement] growth happening; I could start putting in acreage devoted to hard cider. It shows huge promise, which is fantastic because it’s helping the bottom line.” -Whitney Blodgett, Owner, Sentinel Pine Orchards.