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National Johnny Appleseed Day

Apples in a basket

March 11, 2021 is National Johnny Appleseed Day. John Chapman, the tin-pan-hatted ragamuffin who treks the outdoors sowing apple seeds in his every shoeless footstep. Children love him and we’ve grown up knowing him as Johnny Appleseed. My childhood recollection of Johnny Appleseed comes from a dated 1948 Walt Disney short film and a Mary… read more >>