From the Farmer
11th Annual U-Pick Tomato Event
If you are planning on canning or freezing tomatoes or making your favorite sauce or salsa this year, this is the moment you’ve been waiting for, our 11th Annual U-Pick Tomato Event. The tomato field will opens Saturday, August 18 at 8:00a.m.. All our tomatoes are organic.
Please check into the farm stand to get directions to the tomato field. You should bring your boxes, bags or buckets. Tomatoes are $1.25/lb. unless you pick over 50 lbs. then it’s $1.00/lb. Tomatoes are plentiful and all staked for this year. Tomatoes will be weighed in the field so please bring cash or a check. As usual we have a 10 lb minimum per person.
U-Pick tomatoes will be available through the fall. Always check into the farm stand before entering the fields.
There is such an abundance of produce coming in from the fields that we are also going to be offering produce in bulk. Organic tomtoes and pickling cukes will be available as shown below.
Organic Plum Tomatoes: 20lb for $29.00
Organic Tomatoes: 20lb for $29.00
Organic Juliet Tomatoes: 10lbs for $20.00
Pickling Cukes (10lb min.): $1.00/lb
Juliets are a firm, meaty plum style tomato that is also referred to as a saladette. Juliets are great for drying and then topping with goat cheese for a tasty appetizer. Slow roasted, they make a fabulous roasted tomato pesto.
Enjoy the week!