Ottanola Farms are 5th generation Henderson County apple growers and packers. They have 3 generations still active in its daily operations. They have particiated in the North Carolina Apple Festival since 1993. They grow 18 varieties of apples such as Honey Crisp, Galas, Empire, Ginger Gold and Granny Smith. They begin harvesting in early August through late October. Geraldine Lamb, of Ottanola Farms, serves on our Board of Directors and is a Past President of the North Carolina Apple Festival.