Crop Alerts & Farm Buzz from 2014

Check here for our “Fresh Crop Alerts.”  Each issue reveals the latest picking tips and orchard gossip.  You can sign up free to get the alerts by email.  That is your best chance at beating the Joneses to the juiciest apples, because a whole mess of local food lovers have already signed up!  See “old news” here in the farm archives:  2013, 2012, 2011.

Once Upon a Time in Agrarian America, Cider Was the “Default Buzz.”

Fresh-Spilled Xmas Cider and 2 Gifts for the Apple of Your Eye.

Nudity in the Orchard, Foul-Weather Friends, and Our Drive for Five.

How to Be a Winter Farmie, How to Compute Sprouts, and What’s a Carboy?

Local Thanksgiving Supplies and Hard Cider Home Delivery.

A Call to Action for Farm Fans: Get America’s Best Hard Ciders Online.

Last Call — Thanksgiving Apple Boxes, Magnetic Farm Poetry, and What’s Left?

We Will Put the Farm in a Box and Send It to Your People.

What Happens After Halloween, Gift Boxes, and a Victory for Local Foodism.

Halloween Pumpkins, Sweet Apple and Pear Deals, and Sprouts on the Stalk.

99¢ Apple Sale, 50¢ Pear Sale, Pumpkin Explosion, Sprouts, Cider, and Donuts!

Fall + Farm + Food = New Apples, Pumpkins, Pears, and Super Sprouts.

All Hail Breaks Loose in the Orchard, and the Farm Needs You Now!

Get Ready for the Pigs-n-Apples Party This Saturday! Rain or Shine!

The 99¢ Big Mac Sale, Pumpkin Explosion, Playground 3.0, Pigs Party.

There’s an App(le) for That: Pick Your Own Macs—Only 99¢ a Pound!

Pick Your Own Pears for 99¢ a Pound! Tomato and Peach Sales Extended!

Peach, Pear, and Tomato Specials; New Apples to Pick; Cider and Donuts!

Peaches, Apples, Donuts, Cider and Your New Orchard Playground!

Very Special Apples, a New Wave of Peaches, and Summer Bounty.

Summer Fruits Swing into August; Lots to Pick and Find at Stand.

Now Picking—Peaches, Apples, Tomatoes, Peppers, and More.

First Apples, Eggplant Sale, Pepper Picking, and a Stumphenge Mystery.

Pick Your Own Veggies, Berries, and Herbs, and Shop at the Stocked Stand.

A New Raspberry Field, and the First Vegetables of the Season.

Raspberries In, Strawberries Out, and the Secret of the Crop Alerts.

Strawberries, Raspberries, and 100 Crops That Taste Like Rocks.

Our Inspiring Underdog of a Strawberry Patch Has Outlasted the Spanish World Cup Team.

Light Strawberry Picking Begins; Mornings Are Your Best Shot.

Are the Strawberries Chirping Yet? When Can You Pick Them?


Plant Your Own Backyard Orchard with Trees from Our Sister.


Last Call for Spring Cider and Apples, and a New Page for News.


$3 Cider Jugs and Apples for 50¢ a Pound:  More Spring Sale Stuff!


Big Spring Sale:  10 Pounds of Apples and a Gallon of Cider for $10!


Guess What, Chicken Butt!  The Apple Show Must Go On.


$50 Booty, 50 Years Fruity, and the Story of Two Appleseeds.


Breaking New Ground this Winter, and Apple Cider in the Polar Vortex.


Winter Things to Do… Ideas from You… and the Year in Review.

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