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Milburn Orchards In the News:

February 2017: Milburn Orchards was inducted into the Maryland Agricultural Hall of Fame by Governor Hogan!  Read all about it here!

Fall 2016: Milburn Orchards was featured in Cecil County Life Magazine!
View the article and photos here!
Fall 2015:
Milburn’s is proud to have been inducted into the Cecil County Business Hall of Fame!  See the article here!
            “9 Reasons Milburn Orchards is the Only Place You Want to Be This Fall”   by Tina Chan, University of Delaware!
            “21 Things To Do This Fall” by Christa Connor, Out and About
Summer 2015: Milburn’s in USA Today!
SUMMER 2013: After many long hours of state inspections, Milburn’s is now Maryland State GAP certified -what does this mean? Good Agricultural Practices. Things like good record keeping, good sanitation practices, field and packing house handling, employee safety, environmental safety…and much more is heavily inspected and recognized highest standards.
February 2013-Stink Bugs Update & Article…Milburn Orchards interviewed by National Geographic– Read Now
awards!Congrats to the Milburn Family–Milburn Orchards received Cecil County Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business of the Year Award (11-50 employees) on Sept 30, 2011 with a very enthusiastic standing ovation!
Zoe MilburnSummer 2010:
Introducing Miss Zoe Milburn, age 16, recently crowned Miss Cecil County Farm Bureau. Next up for Zoe was competing at the state level, where she took 2nd runner up against 22 other counties. Zoe is the first representative from Cecil County to sit on the court in many years! Way to go Zoe!…Zoe is also an honor roll student at Elkton Christian Academy. We are all so VERY proud of her. You may want to congratulate her yourself…you will often see her working along side her father, Nathan Milburn, or grandfather, Evan Milburn, in our U-Pick adventure fields.
March 8, 2010-Congrats to Evan Milburn, who received the “Hall of Fame” Award from IFTA (International Fruit Tree Association). This is a world-wide acknowledgement and rarely awarded. More details to follow!
November 2008-Voted #1 Place to Take Your Kids-by News Journal Reader’s Choice Awards!
Cecil Soil Magazine, Nov/Dec 2008 “Milburn Orchards, 100+ and Still Growing Strong”
Apple Grower of the Year awarded (Nationally) to Evan & Nathan Milburn, August 2008

Award Received at Milburns

Cecil Connections” magazine June 2008- an article on the growth at Milburn Orchards
Nathan Milburn chosen for the new editorial advisory board for “Fruit Growers News” publication
Nathan Milburn elected Executive Council Member to the North American Raspberry & Blackberry Association. However, since this time he became President of this very prestigious, national organization in 2012!
Apples ready for the eating at Milburn Orchard, Elkton, MarylandSuccessful Raspberry and Blackberry production at Milburn Orchards
Milburn’s Centennial History article in “American Fruit Growers”
A pratical joke on an employee made the news!
(scroll down to “A Real Load of Apples”)
Donuts to Die For” News Journal
cider donuts
Forget Organic. Eat Local” Time Magazine, March 12, 2007
Milburn Orchards is always making news. Read all about it!

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