Wind Ridge Farm

                  

Wind Ridge Farm

Pick-Your-Own Fruit

Picking Update

8/14/18

The farm is out of U pick peaches until the next variety, Cresthaven, is ready for picking.   It isn't clear at this time when, but as soon as it is, it will be posted here.  Please check back. 

8/12/18

The farm will be closed Monday to allow peaches to ripen.  The next Canadian Harmony peach picking is Tuesday, August 14 from 8 a.m. - noon or ripe peaches are picked, whichever comes first.

Pre picked peaches and local honey will also be at the farm stand.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

8/11/18

 U Pick peaches will be ready on  Sunday, Aug. 12, from 8 a.m. - noon for Canadian Harmony peaches, one of the nicest varieties we grow.  They are large size and abundant so we don't expect to close before noon. Pre picked peaches and local honey will also be at the farm stand.

Blackberries will not be available Sunday.

The farm will be closed Monday, so please check back at that time for the next picking day's announcement.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

8/8/18

The farm will be open for pre picked peaches and U Pick blackberries on Thursday, August 9 from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.  Please note that the peach u pick will not be open on Thursday.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

August 7

The farm will be open Wednesday, August 8 from 8 a.m. - noon for peach and blackberry picking. It will also be open Thursday evening August 9 from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. for pre picked peaches and honey only. Several varieties will be available.

Pre picked peaches and honey will also be available Wednesday.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

 

August 5

The farm will be closed Monday, August 6 to allow fruit to ripen.  As soon as we know when it will be open, it will be announced here.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

August 3

The farm will be open from 8 a.m. - noon on Saturday 8/4 and Sunday 8/5 for peach picking.  There will be plenty of perfectly ripe Lucky 13 and Red Star peaches on Saturday!

Blackberries are nearing the end of their season, and there will be a moderate supply on Sunday.

Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand. 

Please keep an eye on your children's picking, and make sure they don't pick and throw fruit on the ground. Your attention to this will be appreciated.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

8/2/18

The farm will be open Friday and Saturday, 8/3 & 4 from 8 a.m.- noon for Redhaven peach picking. This is the last weekend for these varieties of peaches.

Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand.  Blackberries will not be ready on Friday.  It isn't clear yet if they'll be available Sat.

Please keep an eye on your children's picking, and make sure they don't pick and throw fruit on the ground. Your attention to this will be appreciated.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

8/1/18

The farm wil be open Thursday, 8/2 and Friday, 8/3 from 8 a.m.- noon for peach picking. Red Haven peaches are at their peak!

Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand.

Blackberries will not be available for the time being.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

July 31

The farm will be open on  Wednesday, Aug 1 and Thursday, August 2 for peach picking from 8 a.m.-noon.  Red Haven peaches are at their peak!

Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand. 

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

 

July 30

The farm will be open on Tuesday, July 31 for peach and blackberry picking and Wednesday, August 1 for peach picking from 8 a.m.-noon.

Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand. 

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

 

July 28

The farm will be closed Sunday to allow fruit to ripen. It isn't clear yet when the next picking day will be, so please check back soon.  As soon as we know when, the next picking day will be announced.

July 26

The next peach and blackberry picking day is Saturday, July 28 from 8 - noon.  If you are coming later in the morning, it is always a good idea to call ahead and check on the supply.  636-828-5900.

Lucky 13 and Red haven peaches will be ready for picking. 

Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand. 

If you need more information, your question may be answered on the FAQ page. Please consider checking out the Crops page to learn a bit more about the peach varieties and how to pick them.

 

July 25

We will have a good supply of firm-ripe Lucky 13 peaches as well as some Redhaven and Redstar peaches on Thursday.

  For more information, please read July 24th's post.

July 24

The first picking day of the season for Lucky 13, Redstar and Redhaven peaches will be Thursday, July 26 from 8-noon or ripe fruit is picked, whichever comes first.

If you are coming later in the morning call ahead to check on the supply of fruit before you leave.

 Pick your Own peaches for $1.69/ lb.  There will Pre picked peaches and local honey will be for sale at the farm stand.

Blackberries will be ready for picking on Thursday, too. 

The farm is expected by be open often in the coming week so please check the website's Picking Update, Facebook or Twitter pages or call 636-828-5900 often for picking days after Thursday.

We provide containers so that you don't need to bring any, but if you re-use your peach peck box from our farm, pick into it again and get a small rebate. We do not buy the boxes back from you, though.

We answer the phone when the farm is open.

July 22

The farm is closed while we wait for fruit to ripen.  We expect to be opening mid-week, but don't know what day, yet. As soon as it is clear to us, picking will be announced.  Please check back soon.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on our FAQ page. Please consider taking a look at the Crops page for picking tips, too.

 

July 19

Pick Your Own Blackberries will be ready on Sunday, July  22 from 8 am-noon.  It looks like a very good supply, but as always, consider calling the farm if you plan on arriving later in the morning.  636-828-5900 

Lucky 13 peaches are expected sometime next week, yet to be determined, so please check back.  As soon as we know when, picking will be announced!

Local honey will be available at the farm stand.

If you need more information, your question may be answered on our FAQ page. Please consider taking a look at the Crops page for picking tips, too.

July 18

The farm is closed while we wait for Blackberries and Peaches to ripen.  It isn't clear when the next varieties of peaches will be ready but as soon as we know, it will be posted.

Blackberries will be ready in 3-5 days.  As soon as it is clear to us, we will post the next picking day!

Please check back soon. 

If you need more information, your question may be answered on our FAQ page. Please consider taking a look at the Crops page for picking tips, too.

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