September 12th was the last day for picking. Our picking season is over.
Don’t miss out on the Fun!
The Season is almost done.
Welcome to the 2021 blueberry season!
Blueberry Haven Farm is scheduling people for picking blueberries. Picking is by appointment only.
The Blueberry Haven Farm Crew is getting the final pieces in place for opening.
Blueberry Haven Farm’s 2021 Season is getting close. We are starting to see ripe blueberries in the fields. We are expecting our season to start around the last week of July or first week of August.
Winter is a busy time around the farm. Any sunny day is an opportunity to get out and work. Or current task is to mulch the fields. We put 2 to 4 inches of mulch across the whole field to help prevent mummy berry and to retain moisture in the summer.
The Washington State University’s Clallam County Extension gleaning program harvested a lot of fruit this year and Blueberry Haven farm was one of the locations they harvested from. You can read more about it in this Peninsula Daily News article. https://www.peninsuladailynews.com/news/summer-tastes-are-still-alive/
The bushes are beautiful and the sawdust is piled up for mulching. Fall brings some quiet time for harvesting from our garden and apple trees. Soon we will be busy with the pruning and mulching.
The blueberry picking is over for this season. We will close after Labor Day. We need to pick berries for freezing, have the gleaners pick a few more blueberries to give to others, and start on our other farm tasks. We plan to have updates about our blueberry farm activities throughout the year on theContinue reading “Blueberry Picking season is over”
Make an appointment to come to the farm and pick. It looks like the berries will be ripe into September. Give us a call at 360-928-0257 to schedule a time to pick. A special thanks to Amber for the beautiful painted stones.