Cultivate + Delight

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Explore Our Apples

Bloom Time

Spring is in the air, and so are blossoms that will become our World Famous Fruits!
How We Care for Pears

What’s in Season

Classic apple flavors with a tropical twist

Feel fresh & energized with this zesty pear

The best crunch with a juicy, honey-sweet flavor

Fruit that’s sized just right for kids

Why We’re World Famous


Generations of Family Ownership


Years of Organic Farming


Years of Farming


Acres for Compost

Our Story Is…

…rooted in six generations of Mathison family farmers.

It’s centered on perseverance, innovation, and a commitment to wake with the sun for a day of hard work. Our story is what helps us grow world famous fruits that delight.

The Stem Blog

Apple Crisp Cheesecake

apple crisp cheesecake

By: Heather Hands

Growing up, my parents would always cook a big Sunday night dinner. Roast beef, mashed potatoes, Yorkshire pudding, and vegetables. To follow, my mother always had something sweet for dessert. I remember how excited I was, ...

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10 Pear Recipes Your Cook Book Desperately Needs

top pear recipes

By: Katie Harmon

I’m no chef, baker or culinary artist but I do find it fun to dabble around in the kitchen. Like I’ve mentioned before, I didn’t have a lot of experience working with pears before I started my job here at Stemilt. Now...

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Do Apples Have Fiber?

do apples have fiber?

By: Brianna Shales

Fiber. We’ve all heard about it. We know it’s good for us. We also know we probably aren’t getting enough in our diet each day. But, do we know exactly what fiber does for our body and the best foods to eat to reap th...

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Apple Cinnamon Rolls

apple cinnamon rolls

By: Kate Wood

Breakfast is incredibly important in our house. As a mom of two (with one on the way!). I’m constantly reaching for homemade breakfast treats that will keep my littles excited to roll out of bed in the morning. Those earl...

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Veggie Burger with Caramelized Onion and Sliced Apple

Veggie Burger with Caramelized Onions

By: Heather Hands

I love a good veggie burger. For years, my husband and I were continually on the hunt for the most delicious veggie burger. We tried the local pubs, burger shops, and every store bought package brand we could find. We tried...

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Vanilla Pan Fried Apples

By: Meg van der Kruik

Valentine’s day is literally right around the corner and if you are still looking for something special to make for your sweetheart I’ve got you covered! These Vanilla Scented Pan Fried Apples are inspired by a simple t...

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