Blueberries and More

IMAGE.JPG

Hood strawberries are gone, but blueberries are already here. This is early; blueberries usually begin after the 4th of July. This year’s crop is the heavies I have ever seen. Expect the season to last till late August. U-pick price $1.25 a pound. People, that’s a bargain!

IMAGE.JPG

The black  

IMAGE.JPG

and pink currants are also ready to pick. Pink currants are delicious out of hand, black currants make absolutely superior jelly and can also be juiced for a winter tonic, as they are very nutritious and, unique among fruits, contain iron. Gooseberries are also available. Currants and gooseberries are $1:00 a pound u-pick.