Backyard Orchard

Cincinnati's source for low-spray, local apples and stone fruit
  • Name Backyard Orchard
  • Category Farmer

Dennis Sauerhage & Family have been in the orchard business for 16 years. They have been tailgating in Cincinnati for 10 years. Dennis has 3 children, all who attend college in Indiana. His wife Marie is a mail carrier for the post office. Dennis has worked for Delta Airlines for 31 years and will be retiring in 2009!!

Dennis grew up in Southern Illinois, a true Cardinals fan, and worked for farms and orchards when he was younger to make money. He learned the business by reading numerous textbooks and attending grower’s workshops in Indiana and Kentucky. He currently grows apples, peaches, pears, plums, grapes