Frostless, mild fall weather continues! The forecast is for even warmer air coming next week! We still are picking every day summer vegetables like tomatoes, sweet corn, beans, peppers and eggplant. Of course, we also have, and still are harvesting, our fall fruits and vegetables. For more information on what we have available along with our specials, please scroll down…
SPECIALS for today:
CLASSIC MINIATURE PUMPKIN SPECIAL (perfect for weddings, reunions, parties, school projects, camp projects!): 50 pumpkins for $15
WHITE “Snowball” PUMPKIN SPECIAL: 30 for $15
Winter Squash (select varieties): $7 a 1/2 bushel or $12 a bushel (Winter squash can be stored to Christmas and for some varieties they will last through most of the winter. Check out this link here on how to store winter squash: http://migarden.msu.edu/uploads/files/wintersquashPreservation.pdf)
Pie Pumpkins: $12 a bushel (can also be mixed with winter squash or vice versa!)
Red Norland Potatoes: $10 a 1/2 bushel or $18 a bushel for field run (Potatoes can be stored all the way till next planting season! Here is an excellent article about storing potatoes: http://www.potatopro.com/news/2009/how-to-store-potatoes-at-home)
Slicing tomatoes: $5 a 2-qt tray
APPLES by the half bushel starting at $8
Apple variety packs! Looking for a sampling of our many varieties? We have variety packs available in peck baskets, with three or more varieties per peck.
All herb pots are 50 cents each
All other plants located in greenhouse are under $2 each
Fruit trees are $20 a pot (Fall is a great time to plant fruit trees!)
Blueberries, raspberries, and grape plants are all $8 each.
Rhubarb plants are $5 each
What we will be having today:
Bi-color sweet corn
Young and tender green beans: Just starting to pick from our last patch of beans!
Many varieties of apples including Honeycrisp, Jonamac, Gala, Stark Jumbo, Snow, Hawaii, Tolman Sweet, Kandil Sinap, Spartan Mac, Cortland, Baron, Jonathan, Empire, Macoun, Mollies Delicious, and Earliblaze. (We wrote a PDF booklet about all the fall and winter apples we grow. Check it out HERE.)
Select varieties of apples are also sold by the half bushel including Jonathan, Empire, Spartan Mac, Baron, Gala, and Jonamac.
Sweet and juicy Asian Pears
Royal Riviera Pears
Winter Squash: Acorn, butternut, buttercup, spaghetti, Heart of Gold, Blue Hubbard and Celebration. SPECIAL: Select varieties (pie pumpkins included) are $7 a 1/2 bushel or $12 a bushel
Pie Pumpkins: SPECIAL $12 a bushel and can be mixed with winter squash
Our pumpkin patch has a wide selection of fall decorations including large and small jack-o-lantern type pumpkins, white pumpkins, our classic miniatures, Giant pumpkins, decorative and colorful gourds, green gourds, and corn shucks!
Red Norland potatoes (red skin with white flesh) SPECIAL: Red potatoes are $10 a 1/2 bushel or $18 a bushel
Yukon gold potatoes
Sweet and mild Riverside yellow sweet onions by the pound
Red onions by the pound
Fresh stiff-neck garlic
Large, beautiful, vine-ripened slicing tomatoes by the pound.
Heirloom tomatoes by the pound
“Little Red” salad-sized tomatoes by the quart.
SunSugar (orange), Black Cherry (dark purple), Sweetie (red), SunPeach (pink), and various heirloom cherry tomatoes by the pint
Green Bell Peppers by the pound
Colored peppers including bell, super sweets, and Sweet Banana
Find original gourd art and hand-carved birdhouses in our Arts and Craft Room.
Apple trees, including Honeycrisp. SALE: they are currently $20 a pot
Other edible potted plants include: Blueberries, Fall and June bearing red raspberries, seeded and seedless grapes, rhubarb. SALE: All are now $8 each and rhubarb are $5 each.
All plants in greenhouse are on sale! Prices range from $2 to 50 cents each.
SPECIAL NOTE TO SENIOR PROJECT FRESH, WIC PROJECT FRESH AND BRIDGE CARD (EBT Card) CUSTOMERS REGARDING PUMPKINS:
We strictly follow the guidelines put out by the officials of these helpful organizations. This means we can only accept Senior Project Fresh or WIC Project Fresh coupons as well as EBT cards for pumpkins that are sold explicitly for food (Sugar/Pie Pumpkins). While we do sell Giant Pumpkins and Jack-O-Lantern pumpkins, it is assumed these pumpkins will be used for decorations AND NOT FOR FOOD so we cannot accept payment for these decorative pumpkins with Senior Project Fresh or WIC Project Fresh coupons or the Bridge (EBT) Card. For more details please contact the organizations from which you received the coupons or EBT card. Thank you.