Organic (cng) Apples are here Mid-September to October.
Welcome to our Organic, Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) fruit farm! We want to offer you the
best tasting, most nutrient dense, clean and safe-to-eat fruit. Having an enjoyable experience on the
farm is our goal for you! We have two (2) blueberry orchards, the large one is 2.5 acres with 2,421 plants. The small one, 'Blueberry Nook' has 75 plants with chairs for those who want to 'Sit n' Pick'. We also have 500' of Raspberry a small Organic Apple orchard with 40 heirloom / heritage apple trees and a hedgerow of European Filberts, aka: "Hazelberts".
Farm Store OPENS for the season July 1 - December 23, 2019
U-Pick Organic (CNG) Raspberries 500' of hedgerow - this year's picking starts mid July through mid August. (Raspberry picking is over for the season.)
U-Pick Organic (CNG) Blueberries 2,480 plants - this year's picking starts Sat. July 27 through early September.
Organic (cng) Apple U-Pick & Farm Store Hours for November / December 2019 ---
Tues. -- Sat. 10 am - 6pm
Sunday --- 11:00am - 5:00 pm
OPEN on Monday November 25th and Monday, December 16 & 23, but closed all other Mondays.
"A Chocolate Thanksgiving" --- Visit the farm Monday - Wednesday 11/25 - 11/27 to sample and purchase some delicious & beautiful confections to express your gratitude or to add to your Thanksgiving festivities.
We accept cash / checks / VENMO
During the holiday season, (November - December), debit & credit cards are also accepted.
Once you arrive to the farm, look for the open gates to the blueberry orchard and the OPEN flag hanging on the gate. The farm store is the 'barn red' building. Either sound your car horn 7 X loudly or ring the door bell next to the farm store door. Sue or Kevin will meet you at the farm store to greet you.
Containers are provided for picking berries & apples, but please bring your own to transport berries home or use our free bags.
Other Things to know ---
Farm Store --- A fun place to sample and purchase other products including our exquisite Artisan Confections made with European Couverture Chocolate. Ask about our Blueberry Champion Picking contest and our Wooden Apple Hunt Contest!
Picnic Area --- Enjoy the beautiful surroundings on our Vermont farm while having a picnic lunch or dinner. Thank you for packing out all your trash to keep away the bears and raccoons!
Porta-Potty --- Our privately owned porta-potty is well maintained..
Water Bottle Refill Station --- Fill up your water bottles here with our refreshing artesian well water.
Pets --- While we have sweet farm dogs of our own, pets are not permitted on farm grounds.
If you are traveling and can commit to keeping our guests safe and your pets comfortable and quiet, they may remain in your vehicle while you pick. (Ask us for a shady place to park.)
Tobacco, Alcohol, Firearms --- For everyone's good health and the safety of our visitors and orchards, smoking, vaping, chewing tobacco, alcohol and firearms are not permitted anywhere on the property.
Organic (CNG) Growing Methods --- Ask us about our holistic, organic growing practices. We want you
to be well informed. You can also visit our certifying agency's website at: www.cngfarming.org
From I-93 N. take exit 1 St. Johnsbury. Turn Right off the exit then turn Left at first stop light onto Route 2. Travel approx. 1 mile then look for Dog Mountain/Dog Chapel landmark and Riley's Fish Shack on the right of Spaulding Road.
Turn Right on to Spaulding Road. Travel up road 2 minutes until you see Dog Mountain's sign on the left. Continue up the road a few more minutes until you see the large yellow farm house w/ red roof on your right. As you begin traveling down the hill, within 1/8 mile you will see the white Sweet Seasons Farm
sign on your left. Take that first left up the driveway. The apple orchard runs along the driveway and is fenced in. Continue up until you see the fenced in blueberry orchard and Red Farm Store on your right. Park in designated area.
From I-95 take exit 22 St. Johnsbury then travel East, going down the hill until you reach the intersection with stop light. Price Chopper is on your right and Kinney Drug/ Sunaco Gas is on your left. Go through the intersection up Hospital Drive. NVRH hospital is on your left. You will come to a T with a stop sign.
Turn left then travel down the winding road until you reach the first right hand turn you can make - Lackey Hill. Turn right onto Lackey Hill and travel approx. 1/2 mile until you reach the brown Petty Rock Farm barn dated 1977. At this junction, bare right onto Spaulding Road then travel approx. 1 mile up the road until you see the white Sweet Seasons Farm sign on your right. Travel up the driveway. The apple orchard runs along the driveway and is fenced in. Continue up until you see the fenced in blueberry orchard and Red Farm Store on your right. Park in designated area.