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Plum Granny Farm Weekly Update - July 26, 2013

Posted 7/26/2013 12:12pm by Cheryl Ferguson.

Happy Friday, Farm Friends!

Berries, berries, berries!  Yes, it's that time folks!  Blackberry and raspberry time!  We'll have our first pick your own of the year TOMORROW (7/27) from 9 to noon!  Head on out for some good picking!  The berries are looking gorgeous -- and man, are they tasty (but you know that, right?)  The current weather forecast calls for temperatures in the low to mid-70s and a 30% chance of rain.  Sounds like a winner!! Just as a reminder, the farm is located at the intersection of Hwy 66 and Flat Shoals Road 4.3 miles from the traffic light at Mountainview Road and Hwy 66.  We'll have a few directional signs out as well.  For more complete directions, please check our website.

Little Boy with berriesMy cousin, Taylor, showing off his "pickins'" from last year!

Here’s a preview what we’ll have at market on Saturday (Old Salem) and Wednesday (King):

Certified Organic Produce: 

  • Blackberries
  • Raspberries 
  • Garlic (Red Toch, Music, Chesnok, Persian Star, Lorz Italian, Elephant)
  • Shallots
  • Fingerling Potatoes

We'll also have our luscious fruit-forward raspberry and blackberry jams - the perfect complement to this nice fresh fruit!  We'll also have our Raspberry-Chipotle Molé Grilling and Cooking Sauce - hurry up before it's gone!! 

Another reminder about my Facebook push -- Please help us get to 500 Likes on Facebook before the end of July - we are up to 436!  "Like" us today and let your friends know about us!!  We can do it!!

Hope to see you at market!  You can always contact us if you'd like to have an item saved.

Enjoy this end of July glory!

Cheryl & Ray

Elves at Work! Our Online Store is Ready to Serve You!

We've been really jammin' so now our online store is fully stocked and waiting for your orders! Click here to go right to the shelves.  You'll find our popular fruit-forward Jams (regular and gift-size jars), Garlic Powder and Granules as well as our new Ginger Powder and Lavender Sachets!  

NEW!  Local customers can order online and arrange to pick up their items at the farm or at the Cobblestone Farmers Market Winter Market.


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