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Strawberries

Strawberries are now done for this year. Please check back next spring for berries.

When open for picking we have two u-pick locations, 2060 Vaughan Rd Virginia Beach (Pungo - 4 miles south of the light) and 2133 Mt. Pleasant Rd Chesapeake (between Centerville Turnpike and Fentress Airfield Rd).

We grow the Chandler variety which is known for it's great taste. We are also trying the Camerosa variety this year. Weather can affect varieties differently and we want to make sure you have berries to pick. We hope to have two excellent varieties for you and hopefully a longer picking season this year.

We grow them on plastic covered raised beds which allows us to really take good care of them.  We plant them the end of September so they can get their roots going well before it gets cold. During the fall and winter we clean off any dead leaves and runners (baby plants that take away berry production).  We cover them with row covers (blankets) to keep them from getting too cold.  Again in the spring before blooming we take the covers off and again clean off any dead leaves and weeds.  We start to fertigate (fertilizer through the drip tape) and will send off leaf samples to a lab to make sure they get what they need to grow well and taste good!  When you're out in the field take notice of the flowers - each one will be a berry in about a month. 

Our goal is to have neat, easy to pick in fields.  As one customer told us "you're where picky pickers go to pick".  We would like to thank all our customers for helping us over the years by not walking on on over the rows.  It is safer for the people and keeps the plants from being damaged so they keep producing. 

 

Getting close to pumpkin picking!September 11th, 2014

At our Chesapeake field we have lots of pumpkins growing.  There are orange ones, white ones,and warty ones all waiting for you to cut them off the vine.  Weather permitting we will open the

Photo(s) added: strawberry plants, pumpkins on the vine, hay baling, tractor & baler, tractor, comet and skyeSeptember 25th, 2013

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CSA SignupJanuary 23rd, 2013

It is now time to sign up for our 2013 CSA. We look forward to seeing returning members and hope to see new members this year.  Please see our forms for complete information. We have a market sha

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