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Posted 12/15/2014 1:48pm by Gregg Keckler.

We will be at NGS on 17th Street in the Courtyard from 8 - 2:30

Come out and get fresh vegetables.  We will have these items available for sale.

 

 

Vegetables

kale

cabbage red and green

hot peppers

spaghetti squash

butternut squash

potatoes

sweet potatoes

Buttercup winter squash

pumpkins - LOTS

cheese cake winter squash

Brussel sprouts

Delicata Squash

turnips

Jerusalem artichokes

 

 

 

 

 

Fruits

 Bosc pears

Honey Crisp Apples

Braeburn apples

Fuji apples

Granny Smith Apples

Asian pears

Pink Lady Apples

Gold Rush apples

 

 

 

  

 

Meat

 Pork - We have great Kielbasa!

 Beef

 

 

 

Baked goods

Apple pies

Sweet Breads

cookies

yeast bread

 

Other items

jams and jellies

honey

 Shagbark Hickory syrup

OUR OWN Fresh eggs

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Farm

 

Come out and stock up with good food!

 

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 12/15/2014 6:43am by Gregg Keckler.

 

Last week to order apples at St Luke's.  NGS has Deoember 16 and December 23 to go - Order now!!

 

 

We will be able to deliver apples to the St.  Luke's Farm Stand on Fort Hunt Rd in Alexandria, VA on Saturdays from 7:00am until 1:30 pm

We have LOTS, LOTS, LOTS of APPLES!

 

Honeycrisp apples are a sweet, crisp apple.

Granny Smith are a tart crisp apple.

Fuji are sweet, crisp apple.

Pink Lady are crisp (hard) and tart.

Gold Rush are crisp and tart.

 

 

 

 

All of these apples make great eating apples.  They are also great for pies, crisps and baking ,as they will hold their shape very well.  DO NOT USE THEM FOR SAUCE!  They are too crisp for sauce.

If you want apples for sauce, please let us know.  We have excellent sauce apples as well for the same great deal!

 

You can ask for a mix of apples in each half bushel or you can just order a half bushel of one kind - take your pick!

DO NOT PLACE YOUR ORDER FOR THE APPLE SPECIAL ON THE STORE - email me and I will take your order.  The store can not give you the discount!

Keep  these apples  in mind if you are buying items for a school or organization.  These are delicious and we will give you a REAL DEAL!

There are approximately 40 apples to a half bushel - if you buy more them one half bushel we will sell them to you for $10 per half bushel.  Let me know via email if you want to buy some in quanity and I will order them for you. 

If you buy them from the store the normal price is $15 per half bushel.

 

Sorry, but we can no longer deliver to DOT or Cedar Lane, any Wednesday deliveries, Columbia, or Westminster!

Louise

Posted 12/8/2014 3:10pm by Gregg Keckler.

We will be at NGS on 17th Street in the Courtyard from 8 - 2:30

Come out and get fresh vegetables.  We will have these items available for sale.

 

 

Vegetables

kale

cabbage red and green

hot peppers

spaghetti squash

butternut squash

potatoes

sweet potatoes

Buttercup winter squash

pumpkins - LOTS

cheese cake winter squash

Brussel sprouts

red beets

Delicata Squash

turnips

Jerusalem artichokes

 

 

 

 

 

Fruits

 Bosc pears

Honey Crisp Apples

Braeburn apples

Fuji apples

Granny Smith Apples

Asian pears

Pink Lady Apples

Gold Rush apples

 

 

 

  

 

Meat

 Pork - We have great Kielbasa!

 Beef

 

 

 

Baked goods

Apple pies

Sweet Breads

cookies

yeast bread

 

Other items

jams and jellies

honey

 Shagbark Hickory syrup

OUR OWN Fresh eggs

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Farm

 

Come out and stock up with good food!

 

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 12/8/2014 3:08pm by Gregg Keckler.

We will still be able to deliver apples to the NGS Farm Stand on Tuesdays from 6:00am until 2:30pm.  Order them NOW for the Holidays and for gifts!

 

We will be able to deliver apples to the St.  Luke's Farm Stand on Fort Hunt Rd in Alexandria, VA on Saturdays from 7:00am until 1:30 pm

We have LOTS, LOTS, LOTS of APPLES!

 

Honeycrisp apples are a sweet, crisp apple.

Granny Smith are a tart crisp apple.

Fuji are sweet, crisp apple.

Pink Lady are crisp (hard) and tart.

Gold Rush are crisp and tart.

 

 

 

 

All of these apples make great eating apples.  They are also great for pies, crisps and baking ,as they will hold their shape very well.  DO NOT USE THEM FOR SAUCE!  They are too crisp for sauce.

If you want apples for sauce, please let us know.  We have excellent sauce apples as well for the same great deal!

 

You can ask for a mix of apples in each half bushel or you can just order a half bushel of one kind - take your pick!

DO NOT PLACE YOUR ORDER FOR THE APPLE SPECIAL ON THE STORE - email me and I will take your order.  The store can not give you the discount!

Keep  these apples  in mind if you are buying items for a school or organization.  These are delicious and we will give you a REAL DEAL!

There are approximately 40 apples to a half bushel - if you buy more them one half bushel we will sell them to you for $10 per half bushel.  Let me know via email if you want to buy some in quanity and I will order them for you. 

If you buy them from the store the normal price is $15 per half bushel.

 

Sorry, but we can no longer deliver to DOT or Cedar Lane, any Wednesday deliveries, Columbia, or Westminster!

Louise

Posted 12/1/2014 3:17pm by Gregg Keckler.

We will still be able to deliver apples to the NGS Farm Stand on Tuesdays from 6:00am until 2:30pm.  Order them NOW for the Holidays and for gifts!

 

We will be able to deliver apples to the St.  Luke's Farm Stand on Fort Hunt Rd in Alexandria, VA on Saturdays from 7:00am until 1:30 pm

We have LOTS, LOTS, LOTS of APPLES!

 

Honeycrisp apples are a sweet, crisp apple.

Granny Smith are a tart crisp apple.

Braeburn are a tart, crisp apple.

Fuji are sweet, crisp apple.

Stayman Winesap are crisp and tart.

Pink Lady are crisp (hard) and tart.

Gold Rush are crisp and tart.

 

 

 

 

All of these apples make great eating apples.  They are also great for pies, crisps and baking ,as they will hold their shape very well.  DO NOT USE THEM FOR SAUCE!  They are too crisp for sauce.

If you want apples for sauce, please let us know.  We have excellent sauce apples as well for the same great deal!

 

You can ask for a mix of apples in each half bushel or you can just order a half bushel of one kind - take your pick!

DO NOT PLACE YOUR ORDER FOR THE APPLE SPECIAL ON THE STORE - email me and I will take your order.  The store can not give you the discount!

Keep  these apples  in mind if you are buying items for a school or organization.  These are delicious and we will give you a REAL DEAL!

There are approximately 40 apples to a half bushel - if you buy more them one half bushel we will sell them to you for $10 per half bushel.  Let me know via email if you want to buy some in quanity and I will order them for you. 

If you buy them from the store the normal price is $15 per half bushel.

 

Sorry, but we can no longer deliver to DOT or Cedar Lane, any Wednesday deliveries, Columbia, or Westminster!

Louise

Posted 12/1/2014 3:16pm by Gregg Keckler.

We will be at NGS on 17th Street in the Courtyard from 8 - 2:30

Come out and get fresh vegetables.  We will have these items available for sale.

 

 

Vegetables

kale

cabbage red and green

hot peppers

spaghetti squash

butternut squash

potatoes

snacking peppers

sweet potatoes

Buttercup winter squash

pumpkins - LOTS

cheese cake winter squash

Brussel sprouts

red beets

Delicata Squash

turnips

Jerusalem artichokes

 

 

 

 

 

Fruits

 Bosc pears

Stayman Winesap Apples

Honey Crisp Apples

Braeburn apples

Fuji apples

Granny Smith Apples

Asian pears

Pink Lady Apples

Gold Rush apples

 

 

 

  

 

Meat

 Pork

 Beef

 

 

 

Baked goods

pecan pies

Apple pies

Sweet Breads

cookies

yeast bread

 

Other items

jams and jellies

honey

 Shagbark Hickory syrup

OUR OWN Fresh eggs

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Farm

 

Come out and stock up with good food!

 

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 11/24/2014 4:43pm by Gregg Keckler.

We will be at NGS on 17th Street in the Courtyard from 8 - 2:30

Come out and get fresh vegetables.  We will have these items available for sale.

 

 

Vegetables

kale

cabbage red and green

hot peppers

spaghetti squash

butternut squash

potatoes

snacking peppers

sweet potatoes

Buttercup winter squash

pumpkins - LOTS

cheese cake winter squash

broccoli

Brussel sprouts

cauliflower

caleriac

red beets

Delicata Squash

turnips

Jerusalem artichokes

 

 

 

 

 

Fruits

 Bosc pears

Stayman Winesap Apples

Honey Crisp Apples

Braeburn apples

Fuji apples

Granny Smith Apples

Asian pears

Pink Lady Apples

Gold Rush apples

 

 

 

  

 

Meat

 Pork

 Beef

 

 

 

Baked goods

pecan pies

Apple pies

Sweet Breads

cookies

yeast bread

 

Other items

jams and jellies

honey

 Shagbark Hickory syrup

OUR OWN Fresh eggs

 

Cheese from Whispering Brook Farm

 

Come out and stock up with good food!

 

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce

 

 

 

 

 

Posted 11/24/2014 4:26pm by Gregg Keckler.

Dear Folks,

News!

We are almost finished for the 2014 season.  We still have a few markets to go to yet. 

This has been a good year.  We had apples, apples, apples.  More apples than we have ever had!  We were so happy to be able to offer the apple deals to our customers throughout this fall.

We added an extended fall session which was very helpful to give out extra food stuff that would have gone to waste.

We have many repairs to do this winter including tractor repairs, crate rebuilding, barn fix-up, spreading chicken manure on the fields of rented land. 

Gregg is busy buying seed and planning next year's spring crops.  We have already planted garlic for next year. 

Oliver and Juan are still pulling up black plastic and mowing and tilling.  They will be pruning trees, berries, and adding extra straw to the strawberries.

Gregg is already making new jellies and jams and also shagbark hickory syrup.

 

We hope that you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving with family.  We are going to be enjoying our three new grandchildren who were born during 2014.  So we now have 6!

New arrivals in 2014 - Eleazer Keckler , Rueben Tuckey, and Ella Wooten

We have created gift certificates for folks who would like to give a gift of a CSA share for 2015.  We have several options on the store.  When you order a CSA gift certificate we will send it to you and you can add the name.  We also have gift certificates in $20 amounts to be used at any of the Farm Stands or markets throughout the 2-015 season.  Please consider these as gift options for good food and also to support local farming.

We will have the 2015 CSA sign up open after January 1, 2015. 

 

Yours,

Gregg, Louise, and Oliver Keckler

Orchard Country Produce an Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce.com

Posted 11/24/2014 7:04am by Gregg Keckler.

We will still be able to deliver apples to the NGS Farm Stand on Tuesdays from 6:00am until 2:30pm.  Order them NOW for the Holidays and for gifts!

 

We will be able to deliver apples to the St.  Luke's Farm Stand on Fort Hunt Rd in Alexandria, VA on Saturdays from 7:00am until 1:30 pm NO FARM STAND ON NOVEMER 29 - but Oliver will be back on December 6. 11. and 20

 

We have LOTS, LOTS, LOTS of APPLES!

 

Honeycrisp apples are a sweet, crisp apple.

Granny Smith are a tart crisp apple.

Braeburn are a tart, crisp apple.

Fuji are sweet, crisp apple.

Stayman Winesap are crisp and tart.

Pink Lady are crisp (hard) and tart.

Gold Rush are crisp and tart.

 

 

 

 

All of these apples make great eating apples.  They are also great for pies, crisps and baking ,as they will hold their shape very well.  DO NOT USE THEM FOR SAUCE!  They are too crisp for sauce.

If you want apples for sauce, please let us know.  We have excellent sauce apples as well for the same great deal!

 

You can ask for a mix of apples in each half bushel or you can just order a half bushel of one kind - take your pick!

DO NOT PLACE YOUR ORDER FOR THE APPLE SPECIAL ON THE STORE - email me and I will take your order.  The store can not give you the discount!

Keep  these apples  in mind if you are buying items for a school or organization.  These are delicious and we will give you a REAL DEAL!

There are approximately 40 apples to a half bushel - if you buy more them one half bushel we will sell them to you for $10 per half bushel.  Let me know via email if you want to buy some in quanity and I will order them for you. 

If you buy them from the store the normal price is $15 per half bushel.

 

Sorry, but we can no longer deliver to DOT or Cedar Lane, any Wednesday deliveries, Columbia, or Westminster!

Louise

Posted 11/19/2014 12:58pm by Gregg Keckler.

We have great apples!

We will be at the East Columbia Library on Cradle Rock Way Tomorrow from 2-6 pm! 

 

 

We will have these items available this week!

 

Vegetables

White potatoes

kale

Sweet onions

 broccoli

carrots

egg plant

Red Norland potatoes

red and green cabbage

Hot peppers

snacking peppers

spaghetti squash

Butternut squash

Pumpkins

Buttercup Winter Squash

Cheesecake and Fairy tales

 Brussel Sprouts

Acorn squash

cauliflower

 

 

 

 

Fruits

Golden Delicious Apples

Jonagold apples

Honey Crisp Apples

Stayman Winesap Apples

Bosc pears

Asian pears

Sun Crisp apples

Granny Smith apples

Fuji apples

Braeburn apples

Pink lady Apples

GREAT CIDER!!!

 

Apple SPECIAL!  half bushels of Honey Crisp for $15.00

 

 

  

  

Meat

 Pork

 Beef

beef bologna

 

 

Baked goods

pecan pies

apple pies

Sweet Breads

cookies

 

Other items

jams and jellies

honey

Fresh eggs

Cheese from Whispering Brook Farm

 

Come out and stock up with good food!

 

Orchard Country Produce and Fruit Farm, Inc

www.orchardcountryproduce