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Posted 9/19/2016 2:47pm by Gregg Keckler.
Woodlake Towers Farm Stand
September 20
Tuesdays - 3:30 -7 pm

3100 S. Manchester
Falls Church, VA 22044
 
What's at the stand this week?

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from A real farmer!

 

 Fruit
Cox Orange Pippins Apples
Red Jonathan apples
 Honey Crisp apples - The BEST
Buckeye Gala apples-
Ginger Gold - apples
blackberries
Seckle pears
Asian pears
Bosc pears
Stanley plums
 
Vegetables 
Kale
Red beets
Zucchini 
Cherry tomatoes
Swiss Chard 
Cucumbers -
tomatoes
red and white potatoes
Garlic
Sweet onions -
Sweet corn --
Carrots -
Green beans-
okra
eggplant
spaghetti squash -
hot peppers -
butternut squash
bell peppers
 
 
 
 
Herbs
Mint tea
basil
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
Chicken - fresh broilers our own home grown!

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - Zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
peach Pies

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus
 
Our spraying techniques - We do not spray vegetables unless we sense a dire need.  We will let you know if we do spray them.  We do not spray any berries.  We do spray fruit trees i.e.  apples, cherries, plums, etc.  Please ask us if you have any questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/19/2016 2:35pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
 
 
 
What's in the box?
 
Week 3
Fall, 2016
 
half and full shares
kale
spaghetti squash
cucumber
green beans
tomatoes
 Cortland apples
Bosc Pears
 
Personal shares
green beans
spaghetti squash
cucumber
pepper
Cortland apples
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
  
The store is open!  We have new items added to the store each week.  You can add these to your share at any time.   You can pay for these as you go with a credit card or you can choose to wait until the end of the session and get a 4% discount by sending a check.
 
 
If you have any questions, please let us know. 
 
Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc
Posted 9/16/2016 3:11pm by Gregg Keckler.
Come out tomorrow
September 17
St Luke's Episcopal Church - Fort Hunt Rd
or
Bush Hill Presbyterian Church - Fraconia Rd
from 8-1 pm
Both in Alexandria, VA

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from the real farmer!

 

 Fruit
apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Cox Orange Pippins
apples - Lady Apples
Apples - Liberty apples
Apples- Honey Crisp
apples - buckeye Gala
Blackberries -
Nectarines -
Yellow Bartlett Pears
Stanley plums

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Lettuce Mix
Red Beets
zucchini
Yellow squash 
 Swiss Chard -
cherry tomatoes -
Tomatoes
cucumbers -
Garlic --
Green beans - 
Sweet corn - 
Red Shallot
Bell peppers-
Sweet banana peppers-
spaghetti squash
eggplant
hot peppers
butternut squash -
 Pumpkins
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 Chicken Broilers -

 

 

Herbs

Basil --

 

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
Strawberry Rhubarb Pies

 

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade Jellies and Jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/16/2016 3:07pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
Come out tomorrow
Westminster Farmer's Market
September 17

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from the real farmer!

 

 Fruit
Apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Cortland
Apples - Cox Orange Pippins
Apples - Honey Crisp
Apples - Buckeye Gala
Blackberries
Nectarines 
Stanley plums
Yellow Bartlett pears

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Red Beets
zucchini
yellow squash-
cucumbers-
Swiss chard
white and red potatoes- 
Cherry tomatoes-
red tomatoes -  
Sweet Corn-
bell peppers
sweet banana peppers -
spaghetti squash
eggplant
okra
hot peppers 
Butternut squash -
Pumpkins
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- ground beef
Beef Butcher Bologna
 
 
 
 
Herbs
basil -
 

 

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
BlueberryPies
Strawberry Rhubarb  Pies

 

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade Jellies and Jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/14/2016 3:44pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
East Columbia Library Farm Stand
6600 Cradlerock Way
September 15 1-6 pm

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from the real  farmer!

 

 

 Fruit
Apples - Cox Orange Pippins
Apples - Summer Rambo
Apples - Honey Crisp
Apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Buckeye Gala
nectarines
Yellow Bartlett pears
Stanley plums
 
 
Vegetables 
Kale
Red beets
zucchini
yellow squash
cucumbers -
Swiss chard
Garlic -
tomatoes -
Cherry tomatoes -
green beans
Sweet corn
Sweet onions-
okra
spaghetti squash
butternut squash
peppers
hot peppers
pumpkins - neck pumpkins
pumpkins - Field Trip
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
Fresh Broiler Chickens
 
Herbs
basil
 
 

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini,  banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
Apple Pies

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
Baby Boo Pumpkins and gourds
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/12/2016 3:36pm by Gregg Keckler.
River Towers Farm Stand
6621 Wakefield Dr, Alexandria
3:30 - 7 pm
 Tuesday, September 13

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from the real farmer!

 

 Fruit
Red Jonathan apples
Cox Orange Pippins apples
Honey Crisp apples - the BEST
Buckeye gala apples
Peaches -
Nectarines -
Blackberries
Yellow Bartlett Pears
Stanley plums

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Zucchini
Red beets
Swiss Chard
Kohlrabi -
cucumbers -
Cherry tomatoes
tomatoes
carrots-
Sweet Corn -
sweet onions
red and Yukon Gold potatoes
garlic
leeks -
green beans-
okra
eggplant
spaghetti squash
hot peppers -
butternut squash 
bell peppers
 
 
 
 
 
Herbs
Mint tea
Basil -
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
Chicken - our own broilers fresh

 

FLOWERS 

cut zinnias by the bunch

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
Peach Pies

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/12/2016 3:34pm by Gregg Keckler.
DOT Farmers' Market
 
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
 Tuesday, September 13

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from the real farmer!

 

 Fruit
Cox Orange Pippins Apples
Red Jonathan apples
Honey Crisp apples - the BEST
Buckeye Gala
red raspberries -
peaches
Nectarines -
Blackberries
Yellow Bartlett PEARS
Stanley plums

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Red beets
Zucchini 
Swiss Chard
Cucumbers -
kohlrabi-
tomatoes-
cherry tomatoes
red and Yukon potatoes-
Garlic -
Sweet corn --
Green beans
carrots
okra
eggplant
bell peppers
sweet banana peppers
spaghetti squash
hot peppers -
heirloom tomatoes
butternut squash
leeks
 
 
Herbs
mint tea
Basil -  
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
Chicken - our own fresh broilers

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
Peach Pies

 

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/12/2016 3:32pm by Gregg Keckler.
Woodlake Towers Farm Stand
September 13
Tuesdays - 3:30 -7 pm

3100 S. Manchester
Falls Church, VA 22044
 
What's at the stand this week?

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from A real farmer!

 

 Fruit
Cox Orange Pippins Apples
Red Jonathan apples
 Honey Crisp apples - The BEST
Buckeye Gala apples-
Peaches-
Nectarines -
blackberries
Yellow Bartlett Pears 
Stanley plums
 
Vegetables 
Kale
Red beets
Zucchini 
Cherry tomatoes
Swiss Chard 
Cucumbers -
Kohlrabi -
tomatoes
red and Yukon potatoes
Garlic
Sweet onions -
Sweet corn --
Carrots -
Green beans-
okra
eggplant
spaghetti squash -
hot peppers -
butternut squash
bell peppers
leeks
 
 
 
Herbs
Mint tea
basil
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
Chicken - fresh broilers our own home grown!

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - Zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
peach Pies

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus
 
Our spraying techniques - We do not spray vegetables unless we sense a dire need.  We will let you know if we do spray them.  We do not spray any berries.  We do spray fruit trees i.e.  apples, cherries, plums, etc.  Please ask us if you have any questions.

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/12/2016 3:30pm by Gregg Keckler.
Nat Geo Farm Stand in the Courtyard
1145 17th Street Northwest
 Tuesday, September 13

 

  Come out and buy local farm products from the real farmer!

 

 Fruit
Red Jonathan apples
Cox Orange Pippin apple
HOney Crisp - apples - YEA!!!
Buckeye Gala apples
Liberty apples
Peaches - -
Red Raspberries
Nectarines - -
Blackberries
Stanley plums 
 
 

 

Vegetables 
Kale
Lettuce Mix
Red beets
Zucchini 
Cherry tomatoes
Swiss Chard
summer squash
Kohlrabi
cucumbers
tomatoes
cabbage
garlic
red and Yukon potatoes
 carrots
Green beans
okra
eggplant
bell peppers
sweet banana peppers
spaghetti squash
heirloom tomatoes -
hot peppers -
butternut squash 
Field Trip pumpkins
Neck pumpkins
 
 
 
 
 
Herbs
basil--
Mint tea
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
Chicken - fresh broilers our own home grown!

 

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Blueberry Pies
Peach Pies

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/12/2016 1:28pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
 
 
 
What's in the box?
 
Week 2
Fall, 2016
 
half and full shares
okra
basil
sweet peppers
green beans
tomatoes
 Buckeye Gala apples
Bartlett Pears
 
Personal shares
Kale
Candy onions
 cherry tomatoes
potatoes
Bartlett pears
 
 
As always please remember to return your boxes each week.  If you will be out of town and would like to hold your box for a week and get a double on the following week, please let me know by Monday.  You can also have a friend pick up for you or you can donate your share.  We make donations every Tuesday to the DC soup kitchen. 
 
 
If you would like to order anything from the store, just order it at least a day ahead of your delivery and we will add it to your share for the week.
 
 
 
  
  
The store is open!  We have new items added to the store each week.  You can add these to your share at any time.   You can pay for these as you go with a credit card or you can choose to wait until the end of the session and get a 4% discount by sending a check.
 
 
If you have any questions, please let us know. 
 
Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc