Mike’s father opened Edwards Apple Orchard in Poplar Grove when Mike was around 5. When Mike Edwards opened his own Edwards Apple Orchard West, his son Brian was 6 months old. Brian, and his two sisters Kari and Kristin, hope to continue the Edwards family tradition — until the Great Lakes Basin Railroad proposal happened. See what this family, these Family Trees, did when this application to the National Transporation Board was submitted.
And if you’re curious about their donuts, you can watch to see how an apple goes from tree to cider to donut.
Produced by Pablo Korona
Asst Edit : Zach Stass
Second Shooter & Production Asst.: Elizabeth Kris Theiss
Music: Zach Staas, Daniel Pingrey, and Jason Kaye