Approximate Opening Date for Crops:
Strawberries-Now-7/8 picking is fair, somewhat scattered, the berries are hiding in the denser parts of the plants
Sweet Cherries- Dark and Yellow Sweet Cherries open now. Yellow Ranier Cherries are especially abundant and delicious. We expect Cherry picking to last through about 7/3
Red Raspberries- Fair to good picking Now, more coming next week. Peak season 7/3
Black Raspberries- Good picking Monoday morning, may be limited Monday afternoon and Tuesday. Peak season 6/24-7/3
Jubilieum- Semi tart- FINISHED FOR THE SEASON. We will have Balaton Cherries in early July which are somewhat similar to Jubilieum.
Tart Montmorency Cherries- Opening 6/23. They may go fast, but we expect to have pinking avalable through Friday and maybe Saturday morning.
Blueberries- Starting Now, more steady picking around 6/25. Peak season- July
Apricots- We will likely have some Apricot picking early in July, Stay tuned.
Sugar Plums- Aprox. July 8-15
Black berries, Aprox. July 7- August 28
Donut Peaches- Aprox July 21- July 28
Peaches/ Nectarines- Aprox July 21- August 28- peak season August
Honeycrisp- Aprox. August 14- Sept 11
Other Apples starting mid August…
Pears starting late August
Storytime is every Monday, Wednesday and Thursday!
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Weaver’s Orchard Farm Market & Pick-Your-Own Farm
A destination for homegrown produce & events near Reading & Lancaster County
Weaver’s Orchard Farm Market is nestled in the scenic hills of Berks County, just 15 minutes south of Reading, Pa. Our farm market offers fresh produce including our homegrown fruit, an excellent grocery selection, local dairy products and meats, plus a bakery, a deli and frozen heat-and-serve foods. Shop in store or online. Curbside pick-up and local delivery within a 10-mile radius is available!
From June to early November, our orchard offers pick-your-own fruit. The season starts in June with strawberries and throughout the harvest, crops include apples, blackberries, blueberries, cherries, kiwiberries, peaches, pears, plums, pumpkins, raspberries. We use an Integrated Pest Management approach with our farming practices that employs many preventative and organic methods to ensure that our crops and our land remain healthy.
Farm Market Open All Year
Find our homegrown produce and our award-winning freshly pressed apple cider in our year-round farm market, which also features a bakery, a deli, grocery items and a selection of all-natural dairy items and free-range meats.
Find Delicious Recipes & Read Food Stories on Our Blog
In the article below, a friend of an employee serving with Young Life in France shares an incredible recipe to make with fresh picked strawberries! —— When I moved to France four years ago, I learned very quickly to say yes anytime a French…
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