Harvest Schedule

Pick your own will open for the season August 29th

 

 

Click here for a printable version of the2015 Harvest Schedule

Weather and field conditions affect what is available, both in the Farm market and for Pick-Your-Own.  Below, we offer our best guesses for harvest dates for the beginning of the 2015 season.  Once the harvest is underway, we will provide more detailed information.  Please check back soon for updates.

Many varieties grown and available at the farm are not listed below.  Please visit our Farm Market for more details.

For your own safety, federal food safety laws do not allow animals in areas where food is grown.  Pets will not be allowed in the orchards.  Thank you for your understanding.

Weather and field conditions affect what is available, both in the Farm Market and for Pick-Your-Own. Below, we offer our best guesses for anticipated harvest dates, which may vary by as much as a week or two. Other varieties are grown and available at the farm; please check our Farm Market for more details.

For your own safety, federal food safety laws do not allow animals in areas where food is grown. Pets will not be allowed in the orchards. Thank you for your understanding.

 

 

AUGUST/SEPTEMBER

 Some late fall raspberries will be available; call to check conditions.

Variety PYO Anticipated Harvest

Start Dates

Comments and Uses
Jonamac * Opening weekend (August 29th) sweet, crisp, eating, baking
McIntosh * 1st weekend Sept firm, juicy, tart
Gala * 2nd weekend

Premium apple weekend

good sugar/acid balance, firm and juicy
Honeycrisp * 2nd weekend

Premium apple weekend

sweet, eating, very crisp
Cortland * 3rd weekend tart, good for eating and baking
Macoun * 3rd weekend sweet, eating
Kendall * 4th weekend sweet-tart, eating, baking Mac type
Empire * 4th weekend sweet, eating, baking

 

OCTOBER

Variety PYO Anticipated Harvest

Start Dates

Comments and Uses
Red Delicious * 1st weekend sweet, eating
Golden Delicious * 1st weekend sweet/tart, eating, good for baking
Cameo * 1st weekend sweet/tart, good crunch
Fortune * 2nd weekend sweet, spicy, eating, good for baking
Ida Red * 2nd weekend sauce, baking (firm, yellow/ green flesh)
Mutsu or Crispin * 3rd weekend sweet, eating crisp
Northern Spy 3rd weekend the best for pies – pieces keep their shape
Rome * 4th weekend sweet-tart, eating, good for baking
Fuji * 4th weekend sweet, eating

 

Pumpkin Pick-Your-Own opens in late September.

We also offer picked pumpkins priced by the pound.

 

 

Harvest Season Hours:   

Farm Market: 9 am -6 pm / PYO: 9 am-5 pm                 PYO Hotline: 866-640-PICK (7425)

Begin PYO at least 1 hour before closing                            Market Phone: 518-765-2956