We have a lot of good food here today. A few highlights are a load of PA peaches. Glen Burkholder was down in Pennsylvania. He picked a load of good ripe peaches yesterday and brought them to the produce auction last night. Peck boxes are $12.50 each. I also have local no- spray watermelons- theContinue Reading Watermelons and Pennsylvania Peaches
Produce Available Now Arugula Asparagus Frozen Basil for pesto 20lb bag Basil BeansGrean BeansYellow Beef Beet Greens Beets Golden Beets red Blackberries Blueberries Cabbage green Cabbage red Cabbage shredded Per 10 lbs Cantaloupe each Non organic Cantaloupe each organic Carrots Cauliflower Cherry tomatoes Chicken Cilantro cucumbers cucumbers Half bushel Eggs Non-organic Eggs Organic GarlicContinue Reading Cantaloupe, Corn, Beets, Beans and Sweet Onions
The produce stand looks like it is high summer. I urge you to use our wonderful local produce. There is no better time to start then now. This is true all the time but especially so now as there is so much to choose from. In this photo which Joshua just took a few minutesContinue Reading Use our fine local produce in the summer
We had a cold spring and the early crops were later than I had ever seen. Now since then we have been having week after week of near perfect growing conditions and things are either catching up fast or in many cases have already caught up with normal. The later crops are not behind normalContinue Reading Pesto and pickle time
We will open the strawberry patch in the morning (July 13) from 7 am till 6 pm. As I walked the fields this evening I saw lots of delicious ripe berries. My guess is that there may be up to 700 qts for tomorrow. They are small as is normal at the end of theContinue Reading Last upick strawberries before fields go to gleaning status
We will open the strawberry fields for u-pick this afternoon (Wednesday July 10) starting at 2 PM. We are in the late part of strawberry season so the average berry size is down from last week. There are a lot of berries to pick this afternoon and I do not foresee the patch gettingContinue Reading Strawberry pickers needed this afternoon 2 PM -6 Pm
We will open the strawberry fields for u-pick in the morning (Monday July 8) starting at 7 AM. I just returned from a stroll throughout the various parts of the farm and was sampling (by eating them) various kinds of strawberries from different areas of the patch. I was also checking the various peas. ThereContinue Reading Strawberries picking conditions report from Daniel
The next u-pick time is Saturday July 6 starting at 7 am and we are open even if it is raining. This is the later part of the peak season. Right now there are tens of thousands of berries that are perfectly ripe and waiting for you. If the berries that are completely ripe doContinue Reading Yes We Are Open for U-pick Strawberries on Saturday even if it is Raining.
Peak strawberry season. The sun is hot and the berries are ripe. As always they are local, fresh, and grown without chemicals, and so so good! We will open the strawberry fields for u-pick Wednesday July 3rd at 2 pm. (There is no picking in the morning on Wednesdays) I just returned from scouting the fields-Continue Reading Strawberries! It is the peak of season. We will open at 2 pm on Wednesday July 3rd
This update is Sunday evening. Yesterday was the first u-pick day for this year and the patch was picked very thoroughly. This factor along with the cool rainy morning and that it is still the beginning of the season means that on large parts of the patch the ripe berries are fairly limited. The laterContinue Reading What are the picking conditions like in the Morning?