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About Us


     Carter Orchards is a family-owned orchard located a few miles south of The Dalles, Oregon.


The Carter Family


     Carter Orchards was started by John and Karen Carter in 1975. Although they initially knew very little about farming, they quickly discovered that they loved it! The orchard purchased in 1975 was 50 acres of mostly Royal Annes. Since then, Carter Orchards has grown to nearly 250 acres of Bings, Rainiers and other fresh cherries, and 50 acres of apples. Each year we produce on average 1000 ton (2,000,000 pounds) of cherries and 700 ton (1700 bins) of apples.