We Grow, U-Pick

Thank you for an amazing first season of U-Pick here at the farm! 

We closed out our season with a special themed U-Pick day, and everyone looked Fabulous in Flannel - even the animals!! See you next May for the start of our next U-Pick season.

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In the meantime, if you would still like to support us, we ask that you make a tax-deductible donation to the non-profit arm of EARTHseed Farm. Your thoughtful gift helps us to carry out our permaculture design mission, and ensure our offerings are remain accessible to all.

Thank you for the many ways you support our farm, our work, and our community.

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U-Pick Details:

  • U-Pick reopens May 2022.

  • Hours: 10AM-4PM. 

  • Non-Refundable Entry Fee: $25

  • Farm Visits: 60-90 minutes per group

Farm Store:

Visit our farm store during your U-Pick appointment for special items including beautiful African baskets, fresh sage and lavender bundles, our own farmer's hand salves, popsicles, drinks, and more.

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Fruit Availability: 

This list includes what is generally available according to the season.

  • July: Plums, Pluots, Blackberries

  • August: Pluots, Gravenstein Apples, McIntosh Apples, Blackberries, Raspberries

  • September: Gilbert Golden Delicious Apples, Gala Apples, Braeburn Apples, Raspberries 

  • October:  Fuji Apples, Rome Apples 

  • November: Fuji Apples, Persimmons,  Pineapple Guava

 

August-November:  We also grow a variety of Asian Pears, including Hosui, Shinseki, 20th Century, Chojuro, Niitaka, Shinko, Ya Li. Pears are available mid August through mid November, at the farm store.

Benefits of joining the U-Pick:

  • Eat locally and eat seasonally!

  • You get to pick exactly which fruit you want from the tree.

  • Cost is comparable or less expensive than grocery store, and your money goes directly to farmers and stays in the local economy.

  • You get to support our farm which is focused on regenerative farming practices, and get to experience participating in a harvest and seeing where your food comes from.

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Safety & Children:

EARTHseed Farm is a working farm. While we make every effort to create a safe and fun environment, we have lots of equipment. Please stay with your children at all times and do not allow them to climb on farm equipment or trees.

Dogs Allowed:

Trained service animals are welcome to the farm. And guests are now allowed to bring their cute, furry and well-behaved dogs to the farm. However, dogs must remain with owners at all times, on a leash at all times, and owners are responsible for cleaning up after their dog. No exceptions. 

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COVID-19 Protocol:

  1. Masks Required for entry for all visitors, including children ages 2 and up. Please remember to wear your mask, if you remove your mask in close proximity to others we will ask you to leave immediately. 

  2. Social distancing must be practiced at all times, in all areas of the farm. 

  3. Only touch fruit on the tree that you intend to pick.

  4. Hand washing & sanitizing is required before entering the orchard.