Farm News: Fresh Pickings

Malta Location now open!

Category: Down on the Farm  Fresh Pickings

Our Malta location in the Allerdice Ace hardware parking lot will be opening Saturday July 14th! hours will be: Monday through Friday: 11am to 6 pm Saturday & Sunday: 10am to 4 pm

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Category: Down on the Farm  Fresh Pickings

Our greenhouse opened May 11, and we're proud to offer some exciting new plant varieties. New at the stand this year, 3 varieties of water lilies ready to plant!

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Tomato, Pepper, Eggplant pick you own typically opens late August

Category: Fresh Pickings  You Pick

Despite our crazy spring weather (drought, flood, frost, then heat!) our famous Pick Your Own strawberry fields are slated to open to the public on Saturday, June 8. Our farm workers have been busy planting, tending, and irrigating on cold nights to protect the delicate fruit.

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Homegrown Hothouse Tomatoes Are In!

Category: Fresh Pickings

John Hand is pleased to announce a brand-new, greenhouse grown crop of beautiful, plump tomatoes will be ready for sale by June 1. These Beefsteak variety tomatoes have been painstakingly raised in a heated, humidity-controlled greenhouse on premises in soil, and continuously fed and watered since their planting in deep winter.

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