Meet The Farmer Archive
Meet Brad and Jackie Erovick of CherryShack Orchard! CherryShack Orchard is located just down the road from my house and boasts more apple varieties than you’ve probably ever heard of. More than 30 in all. McIntosh, Spartan, Golden Delicious, Ida Red, Green Gravenstein, Red Gravenstein, Ginger Gold (My favorite!), Early Gold, and many many more.
I headed over to Cherry Hill to load up on some pie cherries. I love how some of their pie cherry trees mark the entrance to their farm where they can't help to just lure you in. Pie cherries tend to be smaller than other varieties, and a lighter, brighter red as well. They also
Today I went cherry picking at Roening's Orchard, just a few minutes from our home on Green Bluff. Rick and Claire Roening operate the orchard, which has been around since the 1800s. Rick Roening (right) and grandson, Nathan (left) The original farmstead barn, dating back to the 1800s. Today I was on the hunt for the