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Strawberries!

Our strawberries that were planted have been coming in over the past couple weeks. Despite the tropical storm we seem to be getting a good harvest of some beautiful juicy berries.
 


Sometimes the chickens like to help....



If you want a quart of strawberries, make sure to come early to the market. $4.50 per quart. They sold out very quickly last week. If you want a crate for making jam, we'll negotiate a price. We would also welcome a phone call if you want us to make sure to set some aside for you.

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Strawberries

We're expecting to have extra berries after our CSA sharers have gotten theirs. If you would like a crate or two for making jam, or maybe just a couple boxes for snacking, please give us a call. They are $4.50/box, $54/crate.