Peach Season has finally arrived with the first early peaches of the season! Check out these orchards for available varieties! Critzer Brothers – Pick Your Own and also Pre-Picked Peaches available! Dickie Brothers – Peaches now available! Drumheller’s Orchard – Peaches available beginning June 21st! Morris Orchard – Peaches mid-June thru mid-August Saunders Brothers – […]
Select Orchards are open now for Pick Your Own Blueberries, Blackberries and Raspberries — which are usually also available pre-picked. Here’s a list to get you started: Critzer Family Farm – PYO Blackberries, and Blueberries (& Peaches) also available. Dickie Brothers Orchard – Pick Your Own Black Raspberries Morris Orchard – PYO Blueberries (Peaches also […]
FRUIT LOOP TRAIL GIVES MARKETING EDGE TO BLUE RIDGE ORCHARDISTS By Kathy Dixon While Kellogg’s(R) Froot Loops (RP)’ mascot, Toucan Sam, encouraged cereal eaters to follow their noses, the Nelson County Department of Economic Development and Tourism is encouraging people to follow a trail of farmers growing more than a dozen varieties of fruit. The […]
New This Year! Tuesdays, May 30 thru August 1 from 10:30 – 11:30 we will have crafts, storytime, and other exciting activities for your little ones to enjoy while you shop! Designed for kids 4-8 yrs. old.
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You’ll find the Blue Ridge Fruit Loop featured on “Real Virginia” on your local public TV station – produced by the Virginia Farm Bureau: (Click on video below) http://va.fbvideos.org/real-virginia/blue-ridge-fruit-loop/5007917495001
From May until December, taste and tour the places that grow the freshest fruits and berries in Nelson and Amherst counties. Select from a wide variety of apples, Asian pears, blackberries, blueberries, cherries, nectarines, peaches, plums, strawberries, sweet cider, fruit jams, jellies, and more! From pre-picked (fruit) or pick-your-own (fruit or berries), find your favorites while enjoying spectacular views of the Blue Ridge Mountains.