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2021 Pressing Day

Hundreds of visitors came out to support the Ralston Cider Mill at our 2021 Pressing Day.

This annual event is a special opportunity to observe the historic equipment in action and take home some freshly pressed cider.

In the Press

Pressing On

by Fran McManus
Edible Jersey Magazine, Fall 2021

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Historic Preservation of the Ralston Cider Mill

by William “Billy” Neumann
PreservationNJ.org

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The juice is worth the squeeze at
Ralston Cider Mill

by Lauren Wonko
NJ Spotlight News, 2018

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Appealing Apples:
The History of Ralston Cider Mill


New Jersey Monthly Magazine, Fall 2015

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In Autumn, a Taste of the Season

By Tammy La Gorce
New York Times, October 3, 2013

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Publications

Ralston Cider Mill publishes a yearly newsletter, the Ralston Cider Mill Press. Click below to access past issues.

2021 Ralston Cider Mill Press

Contents:
-Pressing Day Returns!
-Cider Mill in the News
-Archival Research Yields Great Discovery

2021 Cider Mill Press Insert

Contents:
Reprinted 1904 Jersey City News article

2020 Ralston Cider Mill Press

Contents:
-Mill Community In Covid Era
-Spotlight on Historic Machinery
-Loughlin Descendents Reconnect with Ralston Cider Mill

2019 Ralston Cider Mill Press

Contents:
-Rediscovering New Jersey’s Lost Cider Apples
-100 Years Since Prohibition
-Museum Board Welcomes New Trustee

2018 Ralston Cider Mill Press

Contents:
-Vintage Artifacts
-Meet Our New Director
-An Experience for All Ages

Previous Editions

Previous editions of the Ralston Cider Mill Press can be scanned on request.