It was great to have so many customers out to the farm this Labor Day weekend, thanks for coming!
Quick apple update: Apples are coming and going about as fast as they ripen and are picked this year, so we encourage you to call ahead to make sure the apple you want is available. 269-244-5690. We will continue to keep our 2012 chart on the website updated with the latest information. You can find the link to the chart on the home page of our website: http://www.coreylakeorchards.com/2012/08/apple-update-for-2012/
The following apples are currently gone for the year:
- Molly’s Delicious
The following apples we no longer have bushels available, but do have some pecks and half pecks available.
Cortland apples are in short supply, no bushels available. We hope to pick some more around 9-8.
We are currently out of Honeycrisp apples and hope to pick some more around 9-8.
Apple Cider: We have a few gallons left from our first pressing but then be out until 9-7. With the short supply of apples this year, we will not have cider every day, but will try to make it for weekends. Call ahead to make sure we have it before you come over: 269-244-5690.
Other Fruit: Its sad to say, but cantaloupe are gone for the year. Available in the market now: watermelon, bosc pears, and fall raspberries. We are getting the raspberries in almost daily, but call us in advance to make sure they are available. 269-244-5690.
Vegetable Update: We are out of cucumbers and green beans. We still have yellow summer squash, zucchini, eggplant, peppers, potatoes, spaghetti squash, winter squash, and onions. Sweet corn is gone for the year.
Tomatoes: We still have U-Pick tomatoes available ($14 a bushel) and if you call and order in advance, we will still have more first tomatoes ($22 a bushel already picked) and some second tomatoes ($12 a bushel already picked).
Fall mums: We have mums available now, they are located next to the large bird in the cutting garden. This is a great time to start your fall decorating!
Grape Update: We will open the U-Pick grapes on 9-9, both Concord (Purple) and Niagara (White.) Please go here for more information: http://www.coreylakeorchards.com/2012/08/update-on-grapes-apples-and-labor-day-weekend/
Picked Grapes: If you want grapes by the bushel, please call ahead to order them. They will be $10 a half/bushel or $18 a bushel. 269-244-5690.
We look forward to seeing you soon,
Beth and everyone at Corey Lake Orchards