Monday, October 4, 2010

APPLE & PUMPKIN PICKING TIME


Oh boy! It's the season for juicy apples, trees turning to their beautiful fall colors, home grown vegetables and fresh pies. Just a half an hour from us is one of our favorites, Lawrence Farms, http://www.lawrencefarmsorchards.com/. Another u-pick farm is Soons Orchards in New Hampton, http://www.soonsorchards.com/ . If you don’t want to pick them, go to the red barn, five miles from us, at Roe’s Orchards, 3278 Route 94 Chester, NY 10918 (845) 469-4724 They have been growing fruit and baking pies on weekends since before the Civil War. Across the road is the with a field of pumpkins is Pine Hill Farm, operated by the Conklin family www.pinehillfarmvegtables.com. Even a Caldwell family member owns a farm you can visit, Jessop Road Orchards 101 Jessop Rd. Warwick (845) 986-3331 Can’t you taste fresh farm fruit and smell the aroma from those bake items. Come stay with us and taste our home cooking too.