Cooler weather is here, nearly ideal for canning, and we still have a good quantity of nice canning tomatoes available–most were picked yesterday! Remember tomorrow is October 1, which is the average date of the first frost at Magicland Farms!
Today we will again be picking both a bi-color sweet corn and all white Mirai. We also will have for sale Zestar, Earliblaze, Stark’s Jumbo, Gala, Whitney Crab, Wealthy, St. Edmunds Pippin, Honeycrisp, Snow and Wolf River apples, green beans, acorn, buttercup, butternut, Heart-Of-Gold and spaghetti winter squash, sugar “pie” pumpkins, watermelon, muskmelon, zucchini and yellow summer squash, fresh sweet onions, SunSugar cherry tomatoes, canning, Roma and slicing tomatoes, Little Red Tomatoes, heirloom tomatoes, green tomatoes, sweet green bell and Jalapeno peppers, yellow and orange Super-Sweet peppers, new red potatoes and Yukon Gold potatoes, cornstalks, our own popcorn on the ear and a mixture of our pumpkins and those we bought from the Stanwood farmer. (See our Satruday’s post and/or newsletter for more details on why and where we bought some pumpkins this year for resale.)
Visit our Arts and Craft Room for unique gourd art!
SLICING TOMATOES: $5 a two quart tray (weighs 4-1/2 to 5 pounds, which comes to around a dollar a pound)
SLICING/CANNING TOMATOES: $10 A HALF BUSHEL (about 26 pounds)
ROMA (ITALIAN) PASTE TOMATOES: $12 A HALF BUSHEL (VERY LIMITED SUPPLY)
RIVERSIDE SWEET ONIONS: 1/4 peck for $2.50, 1/2 peck for $4, Whole peck for $7 and 1/2 bushel (about 22 pounds) $10
JALAPENO PEPPERS: 1/4 PECK FOR $4
PECKS OF GREEN PEPPERS: $6
SPAGHETTI SQUASH: $5 A HALF BUSHEL (ABOUT 19 cents a pound)
YUKON GOLD POTATOES $6 A PECK (about 15 pounds)
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All perennial and annual Flower Plants in Greenhouse are Half Off!
Hardy Pecan trees (Wisconsin strain) NOT INCLUDED IN SALE
Perennial Hollyhocks SALE
Perennial Foxglove SALE
Hardy Sempervivum aka Hens and Chicks SALE
Nasturtium Hanging Baskets SALE
Morning Glories, individual and hanging baskets SALE
Pink and Red Dianthus SALE
Red Leafed Heuchera SALE
Hardy English Lavender SALE
Hardy Salvia SALE
Echinacea aka Purple Coneflower SALE
Hardy Blue Fescue Grass SALE
Oxe-Eye Daisy SALE
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