Even the Largest Farm Stands Are Small Businesses . Let's Support Our Local Farmers !

Even the Largest Farm Stands Are Small Businesses . Let's Support Our Local Farmers  !

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Saturday, October 2, 2010

Pumpkins!! Winter Squash! Grapes!! And the fading soon of tomatoes, corn, summer squash, and other summer goodies.

Buzzard Crest. Cheerful Cherry, and Locust Grove have beautiful grapes and Buzzard Crest has excellent grape juices and a selection of wines. Bulich is here with several good-looking mushrooms and Locust Grove has a wide variety of apples and pears, as do Terhune, Breezy Hill, Caradonna, Miglorelli and other stands. Stokes, Cheerful Cherry, Cherry Lane, Locust, Eckerton, Oak Grove, Norwich Meadows, Sycamore, Keith, and others still have heirloom and other tomatoes. Oak Grove has tomatillos.

S&SO, Eckerton, and Oak Grove have wide selections of hot and flavoring peppers and they and other stands also have sweet peppers. Several still have corn. Eckerton has unique and delicious heirloom varieties of sweet potato and Paffenroth, Mountain Sweet Berry, and others have tasty and unusual savory potatoes. Cherry Lane and Eckerton have okra, Norwich Meadows has artichokes, and Cherry Lane has lima beans. Hoeffner also has several kinds of hot peppers and they and Oak Grove have many kinds of winter squash. Hoeffner has huge cabbages and Norwich Meadows has brussels sprouts.

Gorzynski, Keith, and D'Attolico have a big selection of organic lettuces and other produce and Windfall Farm has an excellent range of edible flowrs as well as baby and other summer squash. Hoeffner has cranberry beans. Norwich Meadows has several kinds of bean, husk tomatoes, and tomatillos.

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