Grapes

Grapes

We grow four varieties of grapes: Reliance, Glenora, Himrod, and Alwood. Grape color: White grapes—which are popularly called green grapes–include amber and yellow and green grapes. Black grapes—which are popularly called red grapes–include almost black, blue-purple,...
Asian Pear

Asian Pear

Asian pears have a distinct, but pear-like taste and they have a crisp texture, much like a good apple.  Asian pears are harvested August, September and October. Most growers determine harvest date by fruit taste and color. The color of russett-type fruit changes from...
Cherries

Cherries

Sweet Cherries! A reader asked us on Facebook, “What do you do with sweet cherries?” Eat them! You don’t have to doctor these up at all to enjoy their fresh picked flavor.  AND, I bet you don’t need as much sugar in your recipes if you are...

Methods for Pest and Weed Control

A question from one of our customers and our answer: “Normally, we buy organic from the store, which gives us limited choices and generally from Mexico or California. I’ve heard of some farms in the area that use a least-impact approach to pest...