CHERRIES - Bing sweet cherries and Royal Duke pie cherries - in season (usually mid June to early July); check on availability. Sold as U-pick, in our fruit stand here on the farm on Cherry Festival weekend the 3rd weekend in June, at the Farmers' Markets in Alamogordo and Cloudcroft, and individual orders by phone.
APPLES - 16 varieties - in season (usually late August through late October); check on availability
Sold at the Farmers' Markets in Alamogordo and Cloudcroft and individual orders by phone; Limited U-pick by appt. only
Varieties include: Gala (late August to early Sept), Fuji (October), Jonagold, Mcintosh, White Winter Pearmain (an heirloom variety), Granny Smith, Newtown Pippin, Ida Red, Rome Beauty, Winesap, Cortland, Jonathon, Gordon, Golden Delicious, Red Delicious (older variety), Stayman
Sorry, no Honeycrisp
*Call for prices since they often vary from year to year.
Busy irrigating. The blooms have come and gone. We had a couple of cold nights, so we'll have to wait and see if it affected the fruit crop.
Prices for fuel wood and wood for barbecuing vary depending on the type of wood, if it is to be split, and if it is to be delivered (locally only). Call for pricing information.