PYO Fruits

blackberries

Black Raspberries

Black raspberry season stretches from late July to early August. We have VERY FEW black raspberries this year as the canes were chewed by porcupines so PLEASE CALL AHEAD if you are coming specifically for these berries. They are NOT THE SAME as wild blackberries, they are earlier, larger, jucier and sweeter. Their thorns are [...]

"Careless" Gooseberries

Gooseberries

Gooseberry season is from July 9th through the last week of July. We have a couple of patches around the farm, so ask for the best picking. Gooseberries are usually ready from the first until the third week of July during normal seasons. They are rather like sour grapes, or sweet and sour grapes. The [...]

Red Currants

Red Currants

Redcurrant season is from July 9 to early August. They usually start and end one week before black currants. These jewel-like berries are strongly tart-sweet so add an kick to salads, pies, tarts, summer puddings and other baked berry treats. They are often used atop cheesecakes, and in jellies and sauces for meats. Those of [...]

black currants

Blackcurrants

Black currant season is usually from the third week of July through the first week of August, but it does depend on whether the growing season is early or late. Tell your friends and neighbors, as these musty jewels of flavor are hard to find in New England, and coveted by those who grew up [...]

raspberries

Raspberries

Raspberries usually crop from July 9th until late July / early August. We grow 4 acres of summer raspberries between the home farm and one 1/4 mile before the home farm on West Hill Rd. When picking raspberries remember a few things: *Raspberry bushes are brambles, meaning they have prickers. *Lift the branches up as raspberry [...]

blue berries

Blueberries

BLUEBERRY PICKING WILL BEGIN JULY 12th for the 2015 season. The best picking is from the first until the third week of August, but given the right weather conditions we might be able to stay open into late September this year, as our new fields of late berries are maturing. Tips for picking: *Bring a [...]