Author Archives: Indian Creek Farm

Fresh Pressed Cider, Apple Picking, Sprout Lopping, Squash Sale, and We’re Still Open Every Day.

YOU HAVE THICK SKIN if you are the last one picked every season and you still keep your chin up.  Winter squashes have thick skin.  They try to keep their chins up, but it’s hard… Farm Fans, perhaps you know … Continue reading

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New This Week:  Order Apple Gift Boxes Online!  We’re Still Open for Apple Picking, Cider & Donuts!

WHEN YOU GO into the drug store to buy toothpaste and gummy bears, you are pursuing a course of action which is classically referred to as “a complete waste of time.”  The toothpaste and gummy bears cancel out exactly. Things … Continue reading

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Last Week of Prime Apple Picking; 99¢ Special on Famous Pie Apples; Pumpkins Going Fast!

DO YOU REMEMBER that time Grandpa kicked everybody’s butt at picking Mutsu apples?  We caught it on tape. Watch the crew get schooled by the gentleman in the nifty brown hat.  He appears at 8 seconds. By 54 seconds, you … Continue reading

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Do You Mutsu?  Famous Giant Apples are Ready; You Can Dream Big and Pick Bigger.

IN YOUR DREAMS, do you jump like Lebron? Or do you get higher with a little help from your friends? In your dreams, bundled warm against an autumn drizzle, do you pick apples as big as pumpkins? You do?  Farmketeers, … Continue reading

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Cheap Honeycrisp Apples, Plentiful Pumpkins, and More Fun Reasons to Visit The ‘Creek This Week.

THIS WEEK WE CELEBRATE the apple harvest with a leap into agricultural hyperspace… also known as Instagram.  All photos are therefore square. Yes, Courageous Creek-O-Nauts!  Time to embrace the future of farming on your phone, @indiancreekfarmithaca. You can pick 14 … Continue reading

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October Fun: Superpumpkins, Sunflower Maze, and the Apple of the Apocalypse.

WHEN 4.2 BILLION PEOPLE went outdoors Sunday night to stare at the sky, they spoke in mystical tones about the Blood Moon, the Supermoon, and the apocalyptic lunar tetrad. Farm Fans were different.  You instantly recognized the celestial Superpumpkin through … Continue reading

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10 Reasons to Visit the Farm Now, Including Free Brain Massages While Supplies Last.

You KNOW what Mother is about to say.  You can cover your ears, close your eyes, stomp your feet, and hold your breath.  But she is still gonna say it. Mother Nature is about to say, “Later, ‘maters!”  Yesterday was … Continue reading

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Sunflower Maze, Apple Mountain, $5 Value Bags, Your New Cidergarden, and 7 Kinds of Apples to Pick!

OH, THE APPLE DOES TEMPT.  Does it not?  Hardly matters whether you are an Original Sin subscriber or Fossil Record fanboy, the luscious apple entices all the same. But you dare not bite this one!  It is a Cortland apple and … Continue reading

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Huge Tomato Sale, Last Chance on Peaches and Pears, and Breaking News on 3 Big Events.

DEAR FARM FANATICS and bargain hunters:  A pressing report on the hottest crop sales and harvest opportunities.  Then we jump into major news about 3 farm events. WEEKDAY TOMATO SALE, ONLY 75¢ PER POUND:  Pick your own Beefsteak and Roma … Continue reading

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Save 50% on Pears; Big $2 Lily Sale; Pick Last Wave of Peaches; 50% Off Eggplant; Plentiful Tomatoes.

OKAY, FARM FANS, you deserve a holiday break.  So, we’re knocking off our typical newsletter nonsense—and knocking off some prices!  Here’s a pile of sales, deals, discounts, pitches, and bargains.  And a SAVE-THE-DATE for next weekend, Saturday, September, 12! Pick … Continue reading

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