PICK YOUR OWN
FRUIT SEASON, ripening periods
STRAWBERRIES: end of June to mid-July
Every day from 8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M., or until all the ripe raspberries are picked for the day. Please call to verify availablility
summer raspberries, red and black: early July to end of July
late raspberries: end of July to September
BLUEBERRIES: mid-July to early September,
From 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
EXCEPTIONAL CROP, 6000 bushes protected by a net, many sweet varieties, small to very big fruit.
CURRANTS (red and black): early July to end of July
GOOSEBERRIES: mid-July to end of July
BLACKBERRIES : early August to end of August (not available for picking)
APPLES: We use integrated pest management.
|We produce 22 different kinds of apples on dwarf trees:|
|starting end of August||- Paulared|
|starting 1st Friday of Sept.||- Lobo|
|starting 2nd Friday of Sept.||- McIntosh|
|starting 3rd Friday of Sept.||- Royal Gala, Spartan|
|starting 4th Friday of Sept.||- Cortland, Empire|
|starting 1st Friday of Oct.||- Honeycrisp, Honeygold, Red Delicious, Kendall, Spencer|
|starting 2nd Friday of Oct.||- Golden Russet|
PEARS: end of August to November, many varieties (not available for pick your own)
PLUMS: mid-September to early October
We recommend calling before you leave, and we will, be pleased to confirm the fruit availabilities.
You can bring your own containers, or we have reusable containers available for you, at the pick your own stand.
Picnic area and service facilities available
Guide for pick your own:
Starting mid-June we are OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK from 8:00AM to 5:30PM, depending on the weather.
Please notice, access to pick your own closes at 5:00PM because the fruit field is closed at 5:30PM.
You can bring:
- water, or available at the fruit stand.
- protection from the sun; hat, sun lotion.
- containers, or available at the fruit stand.
- children are welcome, under the care of an adult
- for long return trips home on hot days, fruit like strawberries, raspberries and blackberries will keep best in a cooler, for other fruit car air conditioning is sufficient.