No Longer Accepting New Tree Registrations For This Season

Unfortunately, due to a lack of interest and volunteers, we are unable to accept new tree registrations at this time. You may register your tree for next year, but no crabapples please. We currently have more than we can handle as it is difficult to find volunteers to pick them and organizations to take them. An exception may be made for uncommon fruit, such as apricots and plums, time permitting. Thank you for your interest in Calgary Harvest.

How Calgary Harvest Works

Interested in registering your fruit tree?  When you register your tree, your information goes into our database.  You should be contacted by your local coordinator either at the start of harvest season, or just before your tree is ready, or both.  If you haven't heard from us, check your spam filter.  We will not pick your tree without making arrangements with you first.  If you have signed up in a pre

Recipe: Apple Pie Jam

Apple Pie Jam - adapted from Pomona’s Pectin Recipes
(makes about 4 half-pint jars)





Recipe: Spiced Apple Butter

Spiced Apple Butter - from Food in Jars
(Yield: approximately 3 pints)




Recipe: Sweet Pickled Crabapples

Sweet Pickled Crabapples – adapted from a Bernadin Recipe
(Makes about 6 x 500 ml jars)