Now that we have entered the mid-season of the 2019 apple- harvest many additional apple varieties are available in our farm-store and for the farmers markets: Macoun, Spencer, Spartan , Wolfriver have joined the already and still available McIntosh, Cortland, Gala, Ginger Gold and Honeycrisp apples. In the next 2 weeks Golden Delicious, Empire and […]
After missing out in 2018, we are glad to offer Pick-Your-Own (PYO) for our Apples in the 2019 season. Starting Friday, September 20, the McIntosh and Cortland rows A2-A5 will be available for our customers. Both apple varieties (Mac, Cortland) have now reached the necessary ripeness, so you can get your own-picked bag of great […]
With the harvesting of the Paula Red, Summer Treat and Early Cortland varieties the Apple Season comes into full swing. Find these apples and very soon also McIntosh, Honeycrisp, fresh cider and much more in our Farm Store and at our Farmer Markets stand. The Farm Store at our Orchard in Thorndike is open starting […]
Due to this year’s weather and pest situation, we unfortunately have very limited harvest on our season’s first crop: Strawberries. Therefore we DO NOT offer any P-Y-O for strawberries and our (newly painted) Farm-Store remains closed for the 2019- strawberry season. Sorry for that !!! We hope of course to […]
This year there are overall significantly less apples on our trees, but even more so in the section we are normally using for the Pick-Your-Own (PYO) Apples activity. Our main business focus though is to supply our customers with ample options on fresh fruits in our farmstore daily and the 5 ‘Farmers Markets’ we attend […]
while the Berry- season is mostly over, we have now in our farm store a great variety of Tomatoes available. You can choose between 10 different types and all of them are vine- ripened and savory. Here is a picture of the current display:
Here a short summary for our friends and customers about the main happenings on the fruit farm in the first half of 2018: January – April Time for pruning the 1000 fruit trees – this work took most of the daily hours and was greatly helped by the new electric shears. Continue the work from […]
In addition to the wide selection of Apples for eating or utility, weekly- pressed cider and delicious treats of unsprayed tomatoes and carrots, we have now a large variety of our Pumpkins and Squash available at the farmstore for a great price.
While our farmstore for Apples, Cider, Squashes etc still stays open into November, the orchard is now in the last week of this years Pick-Your-Own apples. Until Oct 22nd, next Sunday, our Mac, Cortland, Empire, Macoun and Golden/Red Delicious Trees will be available for you. See you soon.
It is end of september now and the peak time of apple season. This is reflected in our store, where you can mix-and-match your favorite apples as you like them ! We have now Ginger Gold, MacIntosh, Cortland, Macoun, Empire, Spartan, Spencer, Honeycrisp and even some early Golden Delicious available. If you plan your baking- […]