Border Country Berries

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 Folks, the 2022 berry harvest at the farm is a wrap.  The farm is now closed for the season.  I am thankful to the Lord for a strong crop.  And I am grateful for, and thankful to, each of you who came out to pick, or purchase, berries; or to just enjoy the surroundings at the farm.  Your patronage is truly valued.  


I hope you each have a pleasant and safe autumn, wonderful Holidays, and a prosperous year to come.  I expect to post again in the late spring about the progress of the 2023 crop.  Thank you all!
Folks, the 2022 berry harvest at the farm is a wrap.  The farm is now closed for the season.  I am thankful to the Lord for a strong crop.  And I am grateful for, and thankful to, each of you who came out to pick, or purchase, berries; or to just enjoy the surroundings at the farm.  Your patronage is truly valued.  

I hope you each have a pleasant and safe autumn, wonderful Holidays, and a prosperous year to come.  I expect to post again in the late spring about the progress of the 2023 crop.  Thank you all! 

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Folks, the 2022 berry harvest at the farm is a wrap.  The farm is now closed for the season.  I am thankful to the Lord for a strong crop.  And I am grateful for, and thankful to, each of you who came out to pick, or purchase, berries; or to just enjoy the surroundings at the farm.  Your patronage is truly valued.  


I hope you each have a pleasant and safe autumn, wonderful Holidays, and a prosperous year to come.  I expect to post again in the late spring about the progress of the 2023 crop.  Thank you all!

 

 

I thank you for your continued patronage and I’m looking forward to seeing you out at the farm in the near future and wish your families a very happy Mid-summer.

Happy summer from Border Country Berries.  I would like to provide an update on what I anticipate for ouWeather permitting, the farm will open tomorrow (Thursday) at 9:30Generally, the daily picking hours will run from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., with the exception of Sunday being from 1:30 p. to 6:00 p.  If you've picked at the farm in the past you know that this varies almost daily with the changing availability of ripe berries on the bushes.  Anticipated changes will be posted here and at https://www.facebook.com/bordercountryberries.com. each evening regarding the following day.

We will not have any other produce for the 2022 season. farm 

Mmmmthose of you who may have missed it in a post a few days ago, I’ll mention again that this year’s harvest will not extend beyond Tuesday, September 6th.  It may end sooner if berries dwindle.
On Friday, Sept 2, the farm will be closed.  I plan to reopen on Saturday; the weather forecast is looking pretty For those of you who may have missed it in a post a few days ago, I’ll mention again that this year’s harvest will not extend beyond Tuesday, September 6th.  It may end sooner if berries dwindle.
On Friday, Sept 2, the farm will be closed.  I plan to reopen on Saturday; the weather forecast is looking pretty positive.  

WHAT WE OFFER

The farm offers four varieties of blueberries: Northland, BluRay, BluGold and Patriot. 

 

 

I thank you for your continued patronage and I’m looking forward to seeing you out at the farm in the near future and wish your families a very happy Mid-summer.

Happy summer from Border Country Berries.  I would like to provide an update on what I anticipate for ouWeather permitting, the farm will open tomorrow (Thursday) at 9:30Generally, the daily picking hours will run from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., with the exception of Sunday being from 1:30 p. to 6:00 p.  If you've picked at the farm in the past you know that this varies almost daily with the changing availability of ripe berries on the bushes.  Anticipated changes will be posted here and at https://www.facebook.com/bordercountryberries.com. each evening regarding the following day.

We will not have any other produce for the 2022 season.

PRICES  

2022 Season Prices

U-pick blueberries are $2.95 per pound.

Pre-picked blueberries are $4.20 per pound.

Accepted methods of payment are cash or local check.  "Local" would be defined as the counties of Chippewa, Mackinac, Luce, Emmet and Cheboygan.

PICKING HOURS

U-pick hours

Monday - Saturday 9:30 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

If you have picked at the farm in the past, then you know that this varies almost daily with the changing picking and weather conditions.  Changes will be posted here and at facebook/bordercountryberries each evening regarding the following day.

NOTE RE WEATHER:  If thunder can be heard or lightning seen while one is in the berry field, then the farm will immediately close until those conditions are absent.  Please exit the field right away!