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Posted 10/2/2015 2:59pm by Gregg Keckler.

 We Will be there rain or shine!

Come out to check out the vegetables and fruits. We have sweet corn!  .

These are some of the items that we will have tomorrow at the market.

 

   

 Fruit

apples -Macintosh

apples- Gala

Apples - Honey Crisp

Apples- Cortland

apples - Red Delicious

apples - Red Jonathan

Apples - Cox Orange Pippins

pears -  Bosc

plums

raspberries

blackberries

Concord Grapes

 

Vegetables 

 sweet corn!!

Kale

lettuce

Swiss chard

zucchini

cucumbers

tomatoes

cherry tomatoes

sweet onions

peppers

cabbage

butternut squash

spaghetti squash

delicate squash

kiri winter squash

PUMPKINS!!!!

Long neck pumpkins

 

 

Meat - our own home grown

beef -  We have beef bologna!

 

 

Bakery

Raised Breads - honey oatmeal bread and cinnamon bread

 

Sweet breads -pumpkin, and apple, zucchini

cookies

Homemade pies - blueberry pies

peach pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

 

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand! 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

Posted 9/28/2015 2:54pm by Gregg Keckler.

 

  National Geographic Society - Tuesday, September 29 from 9-2pm in the courtyard.

  We will have jellies, honey, Shagbark hickory syrup

 Fruit

Stanley plums - free stone

blackberries

red raspberries

 Honey Crisp apples

Bosc pears

Cox oOange Pippins

Gala apples

Cortland apples

Red Jonathan apples

MacIntosh apples

Red Delicious apples

 Apple cider

Concord Grapes

 

 

Vegetables 

 Kale

lettuce

red beets

Swiss chard

sweet candy onions

cucumbers

zucchini

sweet corn!

tomatoes

red potatoes

 cherry tomatoes

eggplant

cabbage

bell peppers

spaghetti squash

Mexican Sour Gherkins

hot cherry peppers

broccoli

butternut squash

green beans

kiri winter squash

delicate winter squash

yellow beans

popcorn

cheesecake squash

pumpkins

 

 

HERBS

mint tea

parsley

 

Meat - our own home grown

beef - we have steaks!

pork - we have chops!

 

 

Bakery

Raised Breads - honey oatmeal

Sweet breads

cookies

peach pies

blueberry pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand! 

 

 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

Posted 9/28/2015 2:39pm by Gregg Keckler.

 We will be at DOT for the Farmer's Market tomorrow from 10-2 pm  

Come out and get fresh vegetables.  We will have these items available for sale.

 

 

  

 Fruit 

plums - Stanley

nectarines

blackberries

red raspberries

Honey Crisp apples

  Bosc pears

Cox Orange Pippins

Gala apples!!!!

Cortland apples

Red Jonathan apples

MacIntosh apples

Red Delicious apples

Concord grapes

 

 

Vegetables 

 Kale

lettuce

Swiss chard

tomatoes

cherry tomatoes

zucchini

red potatoes

cucumbers

sweet corn!

broccoli

bell peppers

eggplant

spaghetti squash

cooking onions

Mexican sour gherkins

butternut squash

green beans

kiri winter squash

delecti winter squash

sugar pumpkins

cheesecake squash

field trip pumpkins

 

 

 

 

 

 HERBS

mint tea

parsley

Meat - our own home grown

beef - We have steaks!

pork - We have chops!

 

 

 

Bakery

Sweet breads

cookies

peach pies

blueberry pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand! 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 9/28/2015 2:36pm by Gregg Keckler.

Dear Folks,

 This week's shares will include:

half and Full shares:

 spaghetti squash

red Jonathan apples

 natural apple cider

 French radishes

arugala

hot peppers

 sweet peppers

 

Personal shares:

Red Jonathan apples

 natural apple cider

French radishes

 arugala

sweet potatoes

 

The Red Jonathan apples are tart and great eating or baking.  Our cider is natural and great tasting.  Each batch is unique because the blend of apples is different.  Arugala is a very nice spicy salad green.  We grew a lot of different varietiesies of sweet potatoes this year.  Try them in different ways to enhance the flavor.  Baking them is great! 

Contest time!

We are having a contest this week.  Check your box for a head of broccoli this week.  If you get one send us a email with the picture of it and you will get a special prize next week of a baby boo pumpkin gourd. 

 

Do not forget that the store is always open.  Check out the items there and order them to be added to your share for delivery this week.  You will be supporting your local farmer!

Enjoy the warm weather while it lasts. The Black Tupolo and the Sumac are already changing colors.  Fall is coming subtly.  Watch for it.  It will heighten your sensibilities!

Have a great week.

Gregg, Louise and Oliver Keckler

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce.com

Posted 9/25/2015 3:37pm by Gregg Keckler.

Tomorrow September 26

Oliver will be at St Luke's Episcopal Church from 8 - 1 pm. 

  

Gregg will be at St. Mark's Episcopal Church on South King's Highway Alexandria on Saturdays from 8-1 pm

 

These are some of the items that we will have tomorrow at the market stands.

 

   

 Fruit

apples -Honey Crisp

apples - Gala

apples- Summer Rambo

apples- Zestar - Early Honey Crisp

apples - Cox orange Pippins

apples - Cortland

apples - MacIntosh

apples - red Jonathan

plums

nectarines

Pears - Bosc 

blackberries

raspberries 

 

Vegetables 

Sweet onions

Kale

lettuce

red and white  potatoes

Swiss chard

cucumbers

zucchini

cabbage

bell peppers

Tomatoes

cherry tomatoes

Sweet Corn!

eggplant

spaghetti squash

 hot peppers

butternut squash

delicate squash

kiri winter squash

 PUMPKINS!!!!

 

 

Meat - our own home grown

beef - WE HAVE STEAKS! Filets, NY strips, Rib steaks, sirloin, fat iron

pork - We have chops and ham steak, bacon, breakfast links and 7 inch grillers

 

Bakery

Raised Breads - Honey Oatmeal and cinnamon bread and herb bread

cinnamon rolls

Sweet breads - pumpkin, zucchini, and apple

cookies

Homemade pies - blueberry pies

peach pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand!

 

   

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

Posted 9/25/2015 3:34pm by Gregg Keckler.

 

Come out to check out the vegetables and fruits. We have sweet corn!  .

These are some of the items that we will have tomorrow at the market.

 

   

 Fruit

apples -Macintosh

apples- Gala

Apples - Honey Crisp

Apples- Cortland

Apples - Zestar - Early Honey Crisp

apples - Red Delicious

apples - Red Jonathan

pears -  Bosc

plums

cantaloupe

nectarines

raspberries

blackberries

 

Vegetables 

 sweet corn!!

Kale

lettuce

Swiss chard

zucchini

cucumbers

tomatoes

cherry tomatoes

sweet onions

peppers

 okra

cabbage

butternut squash

spaghetti squash

delicate squash

kiri winter squash

PUMPKINS!!!!

 

 

Meat - our own home grown

beef -  We have beef bologna!

 

 

Bakery

Raised Breads - honey oatmeal bread and cinnamon bread

 

Sweet breads -pumpkin, and apple, zucchini

cookies

Homemade pies - blueberry pies

peach pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

 

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand! 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

Posted 9/24/2015 6:16am by Gregg Keckler.

East Columbia Farmer's Market

East Columbia Library

Cradlerock Way

2-6 pm. 

 

 Rain or Cold- We will be here to bring you fresh fruits and vegetables as they are picked!

 

 

Come out to check out the great vegetables and berries. 

These are some of the items that we will have at the market.

 

   

 Fruit

 red raspberries-

Wickson plums

Wizard plums

Castleton plums- free stone

Stanley Plums

Honey Crisp apples

Zestar apples

Cox Orange Pippins

Gala apples

MacIntosh apples

Red Jonathan Apples

nectarines

blackberries

cantaloupes

Bosc pears

Concord grapes

 

 

 

 

Vegetables 

 Kale

red beets

Swiss chard

zucchini

cucumbers

 red and green cabbage

red tomatoes

cherry tomatoes

bell peppers

Sweet corn - bi-color

spaghetti squash

eggplant

red shallots

sweet Candy onions

red potatoes

 white potatoes

lettuce mix

Mexican Gherkins

butternut squash

green beans

hot peppers

Roma tomatoes - time for sauce!

Broccoli

 

 

Meat - our own home grown

beef - We have steaks - rib steaks, NY strip, sirloin, filets !

 

pork- We have chops, fresh ham steaks, 7 in grillers and breakfast links

 

 

 

Bakery

Raised Breads - honey oatmeal bread

 

Sweet breads -  apple and zucchini - Pumpkin Bread

cookies

Homemade Pies

Peachy pies

blueberry pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone at the stand! 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

 

Posted 9/21/2015 3:13pm by Gregg Keckler.

 

  National Geographic Society - Tuesday, September 22 from 9-2pm in the courtyard.

  We will have jellies, honey, Shagbark hickory syrup

 Fruit

Wickson plums

Castleton  plums - free stone

blackberries

red raspberries

nectarines

 Watermelon

Honey Crisp apples

Zestar Apples

Bosc pears

Cox oOange Pippins

Gala apples

Cortland apples

Red Jonathan apples

MacIntosh apples

 

 

Vegetables 

 Kale

lettuce

red beets

Swiss chard

sweet candy onions

okra

cucumbers

zucchini

sweet corn!

tomatoes

red potatoes

 cherry tomatoes

eggplant

red shallots

cabbage

bell peppers

spaghetti squash

Mexican Sour Gherkins

hot cherry peppers

broccoli

butternut squash

green beans

kiri winter squash

delicate winter squash

yellow beans

Dragon tongue beans

popcorn

cheesecake squash

pumpkins

 

 

HERBS

mint tea

parsley

 

Meat - our own home grown

beef - we have steaks!

pork - we have chops!

 

 

Bakery

Raised Breads - honey oatmeal

Sweet breads

cookies

peach pies

blueberry pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand! 

 

 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

Posted 9/21/2015 3:11pm by Gregg Keckler.

 We will be at DOT for the Farmer's Market tomorrow from 10-2 pm  

Come out and get fresh vegetables.  We will have these items available for sale.

 

 

  

 Fruit 

plums - Wickson, Castleton

nectarines

watermelon

blackberries

red raspberries

Honey Crisp apples

 Zestar apples

 Bosc pears

Cox Orange Pippins

Gala apples!!!!

Cortland apples

Red Jonathan apples

MacIntosh apples

 

 

Vegetables 

 Kale

lettuce

red beets

Swiss chard

tomatoes

cherry tomatoes

zucchini

red potatoes

cucumbers

sweet corn!

broccoli

bell peppers

eggplant

spaghetti squash

okra

cooking onions

red shallots

Mexican sour gherkins

butternut squash

green beans

kiri winter squash

delecti winter squash

sugar pumpkins

cheesecake squash

 

 

 

 

 

 HERBS

mint tea

parsley

Meat - our own home grown

beef - We have steaks!

pork - We have chops!

 

 

 

Bakery

Sweet breads

cookies

peach pies

blueberry pies

 

Home grown eggs

Homemade jellies and jams

HONEY

Shagbark Hickory Syrup

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

Looking forward to seeing everyone tomorrow at the stand! 

 

Gregg, Louise, Oliver Keckler - Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 9/21/2015 3:08pm by Gregg Keckler.

Dear Folks,

 

Today's shares will include:

Full and half shares:

Cortland apples

Plums

Winter squash

tomatoes

cabbage

green beans

cucumber

 

personal shares:

plums

winter squash

tomatoes

cabbage

green beans

 

.

Enjoy the last of the summer vegetables.  tomatoes and cucumbers are probably getting near the end.  Make a great salad!  Winter squash will keep for weeks as will cabbage.  If the outer leaves get brown on the cabbage, just peel them back.  Remember to get your fruits and vegetables into the refrigerator as soon as possible. 

 

 

Have a great week!

Gregg, Louise and Oliver Keckler

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce.com