Steep Hill Farm Update 4:00 P.M. Wed. 2010

After the warm weather today and the lack  of the  predicted  rain we were able to do field maintenance today.  We have reassessed the field and the crops readiness and we  have decided to open  up for picking Thursday morning at 8 A.M.   There will be an ample supply of berries for the weekend which […]

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Closed due to Weather

We have decided to close today because it predicts rain on and off all day.  We will also be closed tomorrow so George can mow and maintain the field. We will re-open Friday and through the weekend.  The picking will be superb! Hope to see you in the Patch! George and Brenda Joseph

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Wednesday, July 14

Just an update on the picking information and the schedule for the next  couple of days. We plan to open Wednesday at 8 A.M.  However, if the weather turns to be a steady rain you should check the blog or call before you head to the farm  to see if we end up closing. I […]

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Tuesday July 13, 2010

Open today from 8 AM to 7 PM.. Excellent  picking, you will not be disappointed berries. berries everywhere. Hope to see you  in the Patch. George

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Monday July 12th

Good Morning , Sunday’s weather  turned out to be better  than the  weather people had predicted with only  a sprinkle here and  there throughout the day. Hence, a good first day crowd showed up and left the  farm with  their  bounty. If you take the weather predictions seriously and as having some validity,  then  Monday’s […]

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“Opening Day” Sunday July 11, 2010

Hello All Steep Hill Farm Blog Readers , Well, the time has finally arrived and we are ready to open the blueberry field for another  picking season.  The crop looks wonderful and the warmer than usual days and nights have sweetened the berries to almost  perfection. As I walked the field this morning to assess […]

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July 5, 2010 Opening Soon

Hello, Steep Hill Farm Blueberry  Pickers, Yes, another picking season is about to happen. Brenda and I are looking forward to seeing old and new friends again this summer. The winter was kind to our plants and the warm spring has moved the growing and picking season up about  a week or more. The berry […]

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Closed for the Season!

Well, it’s time.  We had thought we’d have one last picking of blueberries, but, upon looking at the field, we decided there are not enough berries to do this.  Maybe the birds had a dessert! You know, blueberry season is like many other events in life (sorry, I’m going to be philosophical for a moment).  […]

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Closed

I am sorry to  report that we were  picked out of  berries once again. We  may reopen for one  more  picking later this  coming week.  Please check our our blog this coming  Wednesday  or Thursday. George

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Picking Information

  We will  open today Friday at  8 am. and be open to 7 pm.   Because of family commitments,  we will  be open  only a half  day on Saturday from  8 -12  and we will be closed on Sunday.  We may reopen  Monday depending on the berries remaining after the  weekend  picking . There  […]

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