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Posted 9/30/2016 4:02pm by Gregg Keckler.
Rain or Shine 
Come out tomorrow
Westminster Farmer's Market
October 1

 

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

 

 Fruit
Apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Cortland
Apples - Jonagold
Apples - Honey Crisp
Apples - Buckeye Gala
Apples - Red Delicious
Apples - Golden Delicious
Blackberries
Concord Grapes
Stanley plums
Bosc pears
Seckle pears

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Red Beets
zucchini
yellow squash-
cucumbers-
Swiss chard
white and red potatoes- 
Cherry tomatoes-
red tomatoes -  
bell peppers
spaghetti squash
okra
hot peppers 
Butternut squash -
Pumpkins
Kiri winter squash
cheesecake squash
neck pumpkins
Broccoli 
Cauliflower
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- ground beef
Beef Butcher Bologna
 
 
 
 
 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Apple Pies
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 9/28/2016 4:57pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
RAIN OR SHINE
 
East Columbia Library Farm Stand
6600 Cradlerock Way
September 29 1-6 pm

 

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

 

 

 Fruit
Apples - MacIntosh
Apples - Cortland
Apples - Honey Crisp
Apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Buckeye Gala
Apples - Golden Delicious
Apples - Red Delicious
Bosc pears
Asian pears
Stanley plums
blackberries
APPLE CIDER!!!
 
 
Vegetables 
Kale
Red beets
zucchini
yellow squash
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
Kiri Winter Squash
Delicate Winter Squash
Sweet Potatoes
Broccoli
Cauliflower
Brussels Sprouts
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 
 
 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini,  banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Strawberry-Rhubarb 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 9/26/2016 3:38pm by Gregg Keckler.
DOT Farmers' Market
 
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
 Tuesday, September 27

 

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

 

 Fruit
Cortland Apples
Red Jonathan apples
Honey Crisp apples - the BEST
Buckeye Gala
Golden Delicious apples
Red delicious apples
Blackberries
Bosc PEARS
Stanley plums
Seckle pears
Concord grapes

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Red beets
Zucchini 
Swiss Chard
tomatoes-
cherry tomatoes
red and Yukon potatoes-
Garlic -
Sweet corn --
Green beans
carrots
okra
eggplant
bell peppers
spaghetti squash
hot peppers -
butternut squash
leeks
Kiri winter squash
Delicate winter squash
cheesecake winter squash
pumpkins
neck pumpkins
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 

 

Home Baked Goods

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

 

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
Gourds
Jack-Be-Little pumpkins
Baby Boo pumpkins
 
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/26/2016 3:35pm by Gregg Keckler.
Nat Geo Farm Stand in the Courtyard
1145 17th Street Northwest
 Tuesday, September 27

 

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

 

 Fruit
Red Jonathan apples
Cortland apples
HOney Crisp - apples - YEA!!!
Buckeye Gala apples
Golden Delicious apples
Red Delicious apples
 MacIntosh apples
Blackberries
Stanley plums 
Seckle pears
Bosc pears
Concord grapes
 
 

 

Vegetables 
Kale
Red beets
Zucchini 
Cherry tomatoes
Swiss Chard
summer squash
tomatoes
cabbage
garlic
red and white  potatoes
 carrots
Green beans
okra
eggplant
bell peppers
spaghetti squash
hot peppers -
butternut squash 
Field Trip pumpkins
Neck pumpkins
Kiri winter squash
Cheesecake winter squash
Delicate winter squash
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 

 

 

 

Home Baked Goods

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

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
gourds
Jack-be-Little pumpkins
Baby boo pumpkins
 
Cheese from Whispering Brook Cheese Haus

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/26/2016 3:32pm by Gregg Keckler.
River Towers Farm Stand
6621 Wakefield Dr, Alexandria
3:30 - 7 pm
 Tuesday, September 27

 

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

 

 Fruit
Red Jonathan apples
MacIntosh apples
Honey Crisp apples - the BEST
Buckeye gala apples
Red Delicious apples
Golden Delicious apples
Cortland apples
Blackberries
Bosc Pears
Seckle pears
Stanley plums
Concord grapes

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Zucchini
Red beets
Swiss Chard
Cherry tomatoes
tomatoes
carrots-
Sweet Corn -
sweet onions
red and Yukon Gold potatoes
garlic
green beans-
okra
eggplant
spaghetti squash
hot peppers -
butternut squash 
bell peppers
Kiri winter squash
neck pumpkins
delicate winter squash
cheesecake winter squash
broccoli
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 

 

FLOWERS 

cut zinnias by the bunch

 

Home Baked Goods

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

 

Great Farm Products

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

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/26/2016 3:28pm by Gregg Keckler.
Woodlake Towers Farm Stand
September 27
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
MacIntosh  Apples
Red Jonathan apples
 Honey Crisp apples - The BEST
Buckeye Gala apples-
Jonagold- apples
Golden Delicious apples
Red Delicious apples
blackberries
Seckle pears
Asian pears
Bosc pears
Stanley plums
Concord grapes
 
Vegetables 
Kale
Red beets
Zucchini 
Cherry tomatoes
Swiss Chard 
tomatoes
red and white potatoes
Garlic
Sweet onions -
Sweet corn --
Carrots -
Green beans-
okra
eggplant
spaghetti squash -
hot peppers -
butternut squash
bell peppers
pumpkins
neck pumpkins
cheesecake winter squash
Kiri winter squash
Delicate Winter squash
 
 
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - Zucchini, banana
Cookies- Chocolate chip, Oatmeal
Strawberry rhubarb Pies
Apple Pies

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade jellies and jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
 gourds
 Jack-Be-Little pumpkins
Baby Boo Pumpkins
 
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 9/26/2016 3:13pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
 
 
 
What's in the box?
 
Week 4
Fall, 2016
 
half and full shares
Pumpkin
leeks
broccoli
green beans
hot peppers
 Concord grapes
Honeycrisp apples
 
Personal shares
green beans
Leeks
pumpkin
hot pepper
Concord grapes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  
  
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 9/23/2016 5:43pm by Gregg Keckler.
Come out tomorrow
September 24
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 - Golden Delicious
Apples - red Delicious
Apples - Jonagold
Apples - Lady Apples
Apples- Honey Crisp
apples - Buckeye Gala
Blackberries -
Concord Grapes
Bosc Pears
Stanley plums
Seckle pears

 

Vegetables 
 Kale
Red Beets
zucchini
Yellow squash 
 Swiss Chard -
cherry tomatoes -
Tomatoes
cucumbers -
Garlic --
Green beans - 
Sweet corn - 
Bell peppers-
Sweet banana peppers-
spaghetti squash
eggplant
hot peppers
butternut squash -
 Pumpkins
okra
cheesecake squash
kiri winter squash
neck pumpkins
sweet potatoes
red potatoes
white potatoes
Brussels sprouts
broccoli
 
 
 
 
Meat - our own home grown
Beef- steaks, ground beef, roasts
Pork- bacon, sausage, chops, steaks
Beef Butcher Bologna
 

 

 

Herbs

Basil --

 

 

 

Home Baked Goods

Raised Breads- Honey Oatmeal, Cinnamon
Sweet Breads - zucchini, banana
Apple 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 9/23/2016 5:39pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
Come out tomorrow
Westminster Farmer's Market
September 24

 

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

 

 Fruit
Apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Cortland
Apples - Jonagold
Apples - Honey Crisp
Apples - Buckeye Gala
Apples - Red Delicious
Apples - Golden Delicious
Blackberries
Concord Grapes
Stanley plums
Bosc pears
Seckle 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
Kiri winter squash
cheesecake squash
neck 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
Apple Pies
Strawberry Rhubarb  Pies

 

 

Great Farm Products

Home grown Eggs from our chickens
Homemade Jellies and Jams from our fruits
HONEY
Shagbark Hickory Syrup
Straw-berry Rhubarb pies
Apple pies
Honey Oatmeal bread
Cinnamon bread
Zucchini bread
Banana Bread 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm
Posted 9/21/2016 3:18pm by Gregg Keckler.
 
East Columbia Library Farm Stand
6600 Cradlerock Way
September 22 1-6 pm

 

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

 

 

 Fruit
Apples - Cox Orange Pippins
Apples - Cortland
Apples - Honey Crisp
Apples - Red Jonathan
Apples - Buckeye Gala
Bosc pears
Asian pears
Stanley plums
blackberries
 
 
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 - Last of the season!
 
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