BLUEBERRY SEASON 2011
BLUEBERRIESThe blueberry season normally starts in mid December. Watch this page for updates.
Pick your own is available to registered customers and locals.If any new customers wish to register for pick your own for the coming season, please send an email with your particulars. Our email is firstname.lastname@example.org Your email will be answered and your name placed on our registered customers list
An email is sent to Registered customers in early December setting out arrangements for the coming season.
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Jams, Marmalades, Jellies,and Cordial ,all organic, are made with fruits from the farm. These are available at the farm .They are extremely good.
What to look for while picking the berries?
- Good berries have a light powdery grey-blue colour, the so-called bloom.
- Pick only largest plumpest berries, these are the ripest.
- Do not wash the berries, it will damage the fruit.
- Refrigerate the fresh berries as soon as possible after picking.
How to maintain the high quality of the berries?
Do not wash the berries
When refrigerated immediately after picking the berries can be kept for up to 2 weeks. Alternatively the berries are excellent for freezing. Put them straight into the freezer and do not thaw frozen berries before cooking.