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Win Some, Lose Some

We are now entering our 9th season! We’ve had great years, tragically awful years and those in between. I think this is shaping up as a “those in between.” The fruit is developing nicely, but I think we’ve grown prettier … Continue reading

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Surviving the “June drop”

What’s that growing out in the orchard? Looks like, could be, no way….APPLES!!! Yippeee – we are getting ready for an apple harvest!!! We have survived spring and June drop and we are so excited to see a nice crop … Continue reading

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May Day

Happy belated May Day – a great day to reflect on the true value of Labor and the importance of the workers of the world. Right now on the farm, the Paula Reds (our earliest-ripening variety) are in pink – … Continue reading

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Earth Day

Happy Earth Day! We had a great Earth Day today, planting trees! Redhaven peaches, donut peaches, sweet and tart cherries, 3 kinds of plums and many heirloom apples in our new and improved u-pick area – about 400 trees in … Continue reading

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2012 Farm News Update

Dear friends, I think we’ve all heard now that this is one of the worst seasons for fruit in Michigan’s history. It’s true. The warm March set us up for a strange year. 90 degree days in March pushed our … Continue reading

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