This is a great way to use up all those fallen apples from your tree! Makes the best juice ever, and you can even turn it into hard cider!
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How to Make Apple Cider - from starting an orchard, choosing apple tree varieties, building a DIY cider press, and making the cider! From MotherEarthNews.
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How to Make Homemade Apple Cider, Start an Orchard, Build a Cider Press, and Use Cider in Recipes
Apple Cider: How to make and bottle your own homemade Apple Cider (directions, recipe, with photos and free)
Really fantastic set of instructions and plans for building a apple cider press -- free!
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Cider Press - Fruit Press - Wine Press | Gardener's Supply
Yes, you can make your own apple cider press. This would be the perfect DIY project for fall when the apple season is in full swing.
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Genius! DIY Apple Cider Press - Bob Vila