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Tuesday August 14, 2012

Yes, the  berries are  ripe and the field is ready  to be picked.  We will be open  from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM. with some excellent  picking  The  season is nearing an end and you  should  plan to  make  a trip to the farm to  get some  fresh  berries and to also pick some for […]

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Sunday August 12, 2012

Connie says the berries  are almost ready Good Morning , The bad news is that we are are still closed until Tuesday morning, but the good news  is that the blueberries are ripening wonderfully. There will be some great picking this coming week as the rain and warm days have helped the berries mature and […]

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Friday August 10, 2012

This week has been a very busy week here at the farm.  With the warmer than usual weather the ripening of the berry crop is a bit out of sync.  We  have been picking all four varieties of berries that we grow, all at the same time,  which is a bit unusual.  This, along with […]

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Thursday August 9, 2012

Good Morning Blueberry Pickers, Looks  like another nice day to visit the farm and to  pick some  fresh blueberries for the weekend. Open from 8AM to 7 PM. See you in the Patch George  and Brenda Joseph

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Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Many people come into the barn after picking their blueberries and thank us for allowing them to pick in such a nice environment.  Both George and I feel honored to receive such compliments.  We are proud of our farm and appreciate the piece of Maine that we are privileged to caretake for a part of […]

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Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Tuesday looks like another “bluebird” day-sunny, low humidity and in the high 70 degree range! This is the week to pick blueberries if you have not filled your freezer, because we are at the height of our season and the picking is the best it will be right now. Don’t wait until you say, “I […]

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Sunday, August 5, 2012

We started yesterday off with a photo shoot going on at Steep Hill Farm!  A cute young couple came with their photographer, who had recently picked berries at our farm, to have pictures taken for their engagement photos in a “country setting”. How nice to have them choose our farm! There are many pictures taken […]

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Saturday, August 4, 2012

A family came to pick today on their way from vacationing in Maine to their home in Ohio.  They vacation in Maine and pick at Steep Hill Blueberry Farm as part of their yearly vacation activities with the family.  Each of the four children and the mother and father all had their own quart containers […]

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Friday, August 3, 2012

So yesterday we had a special visitor to the Farm. A brand new four-week old baby girl named Isla came to visit, with her Mom and Granddad “Pops”. What a sweet one! We also had a couple of large groups of families with grandparents, siblings and cousins through three generations coming to pick and create […]

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Thursday, August 2, 2012

Okay, hopefully we can have a full day of picking!!   The weather calls for chance of showers in the afternoon but lets hope we don’t get them at Steep Hill Farm! There are too many berries in the field to get picked! Lobster is supposed to be selling for a good price right now, and […]

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