The forgotten fruit

The sun rises over Talbott Farms in Palisade, Colorado, as Jennifer Seiwald fires up her mobile fruit-juicing truck she's nicknamed Helga. 'Going u...

December 1, 2022
4:52 PM

The sun rises over Talbott Farms in Palisade, Colorado, as Jennifer Seiwald fires up her mobile fruit-juicing truck she's nicknamed Helga. 'Going up!' Seiwald calls as she loads up a 1,000-pound tote of peaches to be juiced, and Helga roars into action. The mobile juicing trailer makes short work of the huge load of peaches, and the owner of Summit Hard Cider and Scrumpy's Hard Cider Bar and Pub takes some satisfaction in knowing her work not only makes delicious hard cider but also provides real support for local and sustainable food production.

Milo Gladstein