Grand Rapids Apple Butter Fest organizers predict a profit of roughly $20,000 from the 34th annual Grand Rapids Apple Butter Fest, which centered around apple butter and three kettles. Each kettle yielded about 330 pints.
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Among the volunteers working at the kettles were Gary Miller of Neapolis, Ohio. The event also featured Lewis and Clark and Johnny Appleseed re-enactors and blacksmithing, tanning, candlemaking, and other demonstrations.