WHEN DOES THE SEASON START?
The season usually starts in early July and continues through to early September, depending on the weather. In 2015 we opened on June 24th and June 18th in 2016. With the wet cool May this year (2017) we opened July 9th.
WHEN ARE YOU OPEN FOR U-PICK?
Call ahead prior to coming (360-825-1623). This is a small farm and we want to guarantee you will have ripe berries. If you get here before closing then you can stay as long as needed to finish your picking. If you would like to come early or late give us a call and maybe we can accommodate you.
HOW MUCH DO THE BERRIES COST?
$30 for large buckets (11-12 lbs approximately) and $15 for small buckets (5.5 -6 lbs approximately), same as 2016.
WHAT FORMS OF PAYMENT DO YOU ACCEPT?
WHAT DO I NEED TO BRING?
We provide buckets for picking. You need to bring bags/containers to take your berries home. There are restroom facilities and drinking water available. Bring sunscreen and a hat on sunny days - there is little to no shade in the field. There is a shady place to sit and a water supply.
DO YOU HAVE PRE-PICKED BERRIES AVAILABLE?
We can provide pre-picked berries in pints or flats. Call ahead to place an order (360-825-1623).
Pre-picked blueberry prices: $4.00/pint and $22/flat (6 pints).
WHY ARE THERE ROPED OFF AREAS?
Areas may be roped off for various reasons – wasp nests, unripe berries, etc.
CAN I BRING MY DOG?
Please leave your pets at home. Pets are not allowed anywhere on the property.
WHAT OTHER FIELD RULES ARE THERE?
Children are welcome. Children must stay with you, under your supervision, at all times. Be careful around the drip irrigation lines. Watch your step!
DO YOU USE PESTICIDES ON YOUR BLUEBERRY PLANTS?
Our blueberries do not need to be washed as there are no sprays on them. While we are not certified organic, we limit our chemical use to early season disease control.
HOW MANY VARIETIES OF BLUEBERRY ARE AT THE FARM?
There are nine primary varieties with at least fifty bushes each. There are another seven varieties each with a few bushes. The varieties span the summer season.