(203) 748-0119STORE OPEN 9AM-6PM125 Plumtrees Rd. Bethel CT
Blue Jay Orchards
Pick your own

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PICK YOU OWN 9AM-5PM  7 DAYS

APPLES 

THIS WEEK SEPT 16-20

MCINTOSH ,CORTLAND ,GALA,

FARM MARKET IS OPEN  9AM TO 6 PM

Apple picking bags are to be purchased prior to  entering the orchard from the outside building (weekends only ) or  from our farm market ,during Mon-Fri    We are currently using the same pick your own bags we have always used, They  do not fall under the  plastic bag law . Blue jay is currently in search of an alternative to these bags but this years supply had been purchase prior to any new laws .

Thank you 

NO PETS ARE ALLOWED IN THE ORCHARDS, AS PART OF GOOD AGRICULTURIAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES,   THIS INCLUDES SMALL ANIMALS ,EVEN THOSE KEPT IN BAGS ,STROLLERS OR CARRIERS 

 

FUTURE PYO INFO 

Sept 21-22 Cortland, Macoun, Fugi, Gala, Empire

Sept 28-29 Cortland, Red Delicous, Macoun

Oct 5- 6 Jonagold, Cortland, Stayman, Winesap,
Red Delicous, Ida Red

Oct 12- 14 Cortland, Empire, Jonagold, Ida Red, Mutsu

Oct 19-20 Braeburn , Granny Smiths

Oct 26-27 Braeburn , Granny Smith 

Picking Now

  • Gala – Early to Mid September.

    Circa 1960 New Zealand cross of kidd's Orange, Red delicious. Firm, juicy, sweet apple. good for eating, dried and used in cider.
  • Fuji – Mid September.

    New international variety cross of Ralls janet and Red Delicious. A favorite in China and Japan, it's a cream-colored, sweet and juicy.
  • McIntosh – Mid to Late September.

    The McIntosh apple was first seen in Ontario, Canada by John McIntosh in 1811. By 1836 people were calling it the McIntosh Red and today it can be found in...
  • Cortland – Mid September.

    Circa 1898. Cross between McIntosh and Ben Davis. Mid, tender apple. Excellent for eating, baking, salads, pies and sauces