Life after picking cherries is done

The pick your own cherries has been done for a week now.  That does not mean that we are taking a vacation!  The first variety of apricots that we grow are really starting to come in.   We are now

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Holiday weekend update

Come on out and spend some of your holiday weekend with us!! As expected, the cherry picking has gone quickly!  We are recommending that you get here today for picking.  We are down to our last two varieties of cherries.

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2016 Season Begins

Today is the first day of u-pick cherry picking!  The season is going to be very limited this year. Be sure to get here as soon as you can!  The erratic spring weather has caused a smaller crop than usual.

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Fall Harvest Update

It is beginning to look like fall at the farm!  We now have Winter Squash and Bartlett Pears.  We will be picking Gala apples at the end of the week.  Honey Crisp apples are going to be available starting September

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Hooray for Apples!

It’s about time isn’t it?  We have fresh apples again.  We picked Paula Red, Ginger Gold and Zestar this week!  Paula Red are crunchy and juicy and a little tart.  Ginger Gold are sweet, juicy, and crunchy.  Zestar are sweet/tart

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Cool Weather Blues?

Red Haven, Glo Haven, and Flamin’ Fury peaches are now available for freezing and canning.  It isn’t every year that those of us who put up peaches for the winter months don’t have to worry about the heat when the

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The Red Havens Are Here!

 Well, they are finally here.  The long awaited free stone peach.   We have been picking peaches since the middle of July but for so many people these are the only peaches that they will even think of buying.  We

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In The Thick of It Now!

We are busy busy busy!  Peaches, blueberries, apricots, sweet corn, beans, and summer squash are all now available.  Pristine apples are looking good and we will probably be able to pick the beginning of next week.  Estimated harvest on Red

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The Scoop on Sweet Cherries

We had such a great response to our pick your own sweet cherries that we are closing the orchard for picking.  We will have already picked sweet cherries  for a week to ten days.  We had hoped to be picking

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Harvest season has begun

It’s the start of another harvesting season here at Wells Orchards.  It is hard to believe that this time last year we were debating to even open our farm market.  The prospects of little to no fruit crop had altered

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