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Antique Apples at Lutz Orchard

Lutz Orchard

11030 Macon Rd., Saline, MI 48175

Phone: (734) 429-5145

Hours: Seasonal - call first

Bill Lutz's dairy farm and apple orchard are located amid lovely centennial farms that line Macon Road (an old Indian trail, he says) between Saline and Tecumseh.  Outside a sign advertises both Apples and Åpfels, a nod to the German lineage of Lutz's family, one of the many German families that settled in this part of Michigan. …

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