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Blueberries

Season: June & July

Summer HOURS: 

All hours are subject to change due to weather and crop availability!

Please call the farm or check under “Today’s Picking Conditions” for current hours!

 

 

Today’s Picking Conditions:

Please see the home page for daily picking updates

Blueberries:  We are now open for Pick-Your-Own blueberries! We hope to be open 8am-1pm, Monday-Saturday, but there’s always a chance that we may get “picked out” of berries early, or have to close due to weather. It’s always best to call the farm before you drive out! You may pick in your own Washington Farms gallon bucket or we will provide buckets for you to pick in. You may keep that picking bucket for an additional $1.00 or you may transfer your berries into a container you bring from home. Pick-your-own-blueberries are $14 per gallon.

 

Blackberries: You can call the farm to place your Pre-Picked Blackberry order! Pricing is $7 per quart. Bogart Farm: 706-769-0627

 

Ice Cream and Kettle Corn: On the days we are open, we will have our Washington Farms Homemade Ice Cream and Kettle Corn available for purchase!

 

 

Not sure what some of our wording means? Here’s our ‘farm words’ explained:

Pre-Picked Berries: If you would like to get your strawberries already picked, we highly recommend that you call the farm and place an order.  We cannot guarantee pre-picked berries unless you call and speak with one of our team members to place your order.  We cannot take orders through Facebook, email, or on the answering machine.

 

Picked-Out: If a lot of people come out and pick a lot of berries, there may not be any more ripe berries left to pick later in the day. If this happens, we will close the farm before our scheduled closing time. This does not mean we are out of berries for the season! Berries ripen daily, so be sure to ask when we plan to open back up for picking!

 

Closed for Ripening:  If we are heavily picked on any given day, we often have to be closed the next day or two to give the half-ripe berries time to fully ripen.

Tips for your visit

1. Check the “Today’s Picking Conditions” and/or call the farm before you drive out to confirm that we will be picking blueberries! Please understand, we make decisions about availability on a day-to-day basis; we cannot predict, even a few days out, if we will be picking or not on any given day.

 

2. Arrive early! Most people arrive early to pick when it is cool. It usually takes about one hour to pick a gallon of blueberries, so arrive with enough time to pick before we close!

 

3. Understand our summer hours: Monday – Saturday from 8am to 2pm as long as there are ripe berries in the field and the weather is good.  That being said, please know that some days we get picked-out and have to close early or we have to close for ripening.

 

4. We always recommend bringing sunscreen and water for picking on hot summer days! We sell homemade strawberry ice cream and drinks to help you stay cool outside, but you’re always welcome to bring your own water and snacks! You can also bring a cooler to keep the berries fresh in your car! A hot car will cause the berries to go bad quickly, so bring a cool container to keep them in after picking.

 

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Today’s Picking Conditions:

Friday, June 5, 2020:

Blueberries:  We will be opening the blueberry field at 8am for pick-your-own blueberries! We hope to be open until 1pm but there’s always the chance we may get picked early! So call the  farm before you drive out! You may pick in your own Washington Farms gallon bucket or we will provide buckets for you to pick in. You may keep that picking bucket for an additional $1.50 or you may transfer your berries into a container you bring from home. Pick-your-own-blueberries are $14 per gallon.

Blackberries:  Our blackberries aren’t ripe yet! We hope to start picking next week!

Ice Cream and Kettle Corn: We will have our Washington Farms Homemade Ice Cream and Kettle Corn available for purchase Friday, June 5, without preordering online!

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