How We Treat Our Strawberries

We’ve received several questions about how we treat our strawberries. We’ve answered the question here, about being organic, so you might want to check that out as well. We are very successful at using beneficial insects to clean up any pest problems, but...
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...