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Cosmic Crisp® and the breeding program featured on CBS ‘Sunday Morning’
Sunday Morning, Nov 16, 2017

 Cosmic Crisp® apples on black background

Wharton’s Cait Lamberton and WSU’s Kate Evans discuss the development and marketing of the new Cosmic Crisp apple variety.

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“Cosmic crisp – a new apple to get your teeth into”
The Guardian, June 2017

 Breeder Kate Evans taste testing apples
Ted S. Warren/AP

“Consumers rate Cosmic Crisp (WA 38)”
Good Fruit Grower, June 2014

 Honeycrisp and Cosmic Crisp® apples being prepared for consumer taste testing

“WSU releases WA 38 apple”
Good Fruit Grower, September 2012

Cosmic Crisp® apples in a bowl

“Apple selections evaluated for postharvest performance”
Good Fruit Grower, August 2011

Cut apples laid out on ground after being stained with iodine for starch conversion testing
Washington Tree Fruit Research commission