Border Country Berries

UPDATES 

Sunday was a beautiful day for picking at the farm with sunny skies, mild temps, and a pleasant breeze.  Lots of folks turned out to clean up the bushes.  With that note we are wrapping up the 2021 harvest.  

I want to thank everyone who came to the farm to pick or purchase berries.  I appreciate your contribution to this year's harvest effort.  Enjoy the berries and I hope to see each of you at the farm again next year.

WHAT WE OFFER

We offer four varieties of blueberries: Northland, BluRay, BluGold and Patriot. 

 

 

I thank you for your continued patronage and I’m looking forward to seeing you out at the farm in the near future and wish your families a very happy Mid-summer.

Happy summer from Border Country Berries.  I would like to provide an update on what I anticipate for ouWeather permitting, the farm will open tomorrow (Thursday) at 9:30Generally, the daily picking hours will run from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., with the exception of Sunday being from 1:30 p. to 6:00 p.  If you've picked at the farm in the past you know that this varies almost daily with the changing availability of ripe berries on the bushes.  Anticipated changes will be posted here and at https://www.facebook.com/bordercountryberries.com. each evening regarding the following day.

We will not have sweet corn or pumpkins for the 2021 season.

PRICES  

2021 Season Prices

U-pick blueberries are $2.50 per pound.

Pre-picked blueberries are $3.75 per pound.

Accepted methods of payment are cash or local check.  "Local" would be defined as the counties of Chippewa, Mackinac, Luce, Emmet and Cheboygan.

PICKING HOURS

U-pick hours

Monday - Saturday 9:30 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:30 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

If you have picked at the farm in the past, then you know that this varies almost daily with the changing picking and weather conditions.  Changes will be posted here and at facebook/bordercountryberries each evening regarding the following day.

NOTE RE WEATHER:  If thunder can be heard or lightning seen while one is in the berry field, then the farm will immediately close until those conditions are absent.  Please exit the field right away!