Frequently Asked Questions and tips for your visit:
Do you take credit cards
Cash and personal checks are accepted, however, we do not take credit Cards for the Berry Season.
Can I bring my dog/pets to the Berry fields
We ask you to leave your pets at home as it is complicated where there are small children playing, women harvesting and many people afraid of dogs.
Do you organize educational tours for children and adults?
Yes, only that you must remember booking with time by emal: firstname.lastname@example.org
If I visit the farm on a Saturday afternoon so as to pick blueberries what should I take?
Wear confortable clothing that can keep you cool, hats,suntan lotion, shoes with closed toes and low heels, and a bottle of water will help keep you safe and cool while picking in the fields.
Please understand that you can try the fruit that you are picking like a snack but you can only snack, because like they say in USA farms “you can snack but you are not a cow” . If you visit with children you have to look after them at all moments So that they do not hurt themselves, while running around. Please do not throw papers or bags to the field.
Blueberries offers many important and nutrition and health benefits. With just 80 delicious calories per cup and virtually no Fat, blueberries offer us many benefits. Excellent source of vitamina C, good source of dietary fiber and contributes to heart health , helping to keep colesterol in check. Excellent source of manganese. Antioxidant properties that help neutralize free radicals which are unstable molecules linked to the development of a number of deseases including cancer, cardiovascular desease and other age-related conditions such as Alzheimer´s .
Do not wash the berries until you are ready to use them. This will keep the protective “Bloom” on the berries. Keep the berries in a cool dry place. Blueberries that are kept dry and in the refrigerator can usually keep for approximately two weeks.
To freeze, place dry berries in freezer bagsor cartons. When frozen, blueberries will pour freely, like marbles. Wet berries freeze in a clump. It´s best not to wash berries before freezing; but if you do dry them well. You may rinse just before using if you wish. Frozen berries stay rich in vitamins and flavor for up to 2 years in your freezer. Pick plenty and enjoy all year long!