"Welcome to the home of The Barden Family Orchard"

56 Elmdale Rd, North Scituate, RI 02857 401-934-1413

Onto thanksgiving!!

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Thank you to all of our customers who support us through the season!!P1040367

We have lots of cider, apples, squash and pumpkins at the farm!!!  ***There may be a few raspberries to pick on Saturday.

We are open in November,  EVERY DAY from 10AM-5:00PM

We  are also attending three markets this  Saturday morning

Coastal Growers Market   http://www.farmfresh.org/food/farmersmarkets_details.php?market=380 

Pawtucket Wintertime Market   http://www.farmfresh.org/food/farmersmarkets_details.php?market=29

Pawtuxet Village Farmers Market    http://www.farmfresh.org/food/farmersmarkets_details.php?market=18

 

Check out our facebook post this week.

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Barden-Family-Orchard/187614251366943

 

 

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Still lots of beautiful pumpkins and some apple picking

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Apple picking is limited unless you want Fuji or do not have a preference.  Fuji are sweet.  Great for fresh eating and adding to apple sauce!

There are a few Cortlands and Idareds…fewer still Crispin and Golden Delicious to pick.  

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We have lots of apples, apple cider, pumpkins and winter squash.

Plan on us for your Thanksgiving source of apples, squash and freshly pressed sweet apple cider for your family FEAST!!

We are open in November.  Please check back on the hours of operation.

 

 

 

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Still lots of beautiful pumpkins!!

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It is the last weekend before Halloween and we are ready for all who are looking for pumpkins this week. 

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Sweet apple cider was made on Thursday!!   We have lots of cider, apples and squash in our store.  

We will be open until Thanksgiving.  Please check back here for our hours of operation.  

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Pumpkins!! and still lots of Fuji and Crispin for children to reach!!

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FREE HAYRIDES today 1pm-4pm.  

 

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It is a Fuji, Crispin and pumpkin weekend!!!

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Our pumpkin patch still has some pumpkins!!  There are hundreds of pumpkins to choose from in our farm yard.  Come and find THE ONE..or two.  

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APPLE PICKING UPDATE!!!

We still have two varieties that are in abundance and low enough to reach.  The sweet Fuji apple and great all-purpose Crispin (Mutsu) apple.  

Although there are some of the other varieties (Cortland, Gala McIntosh Red Delicious Idared and Macoun) many are high and not in great abundance.  Right now you could fill your bag with any of these, but by the end of the day tomorrow…maybe not. We’ll try to update tomorrow night!

RASPBERRIES

We still have beautiful raspberries to pick.  Please call before you come if you are only coming for raspberries, because they can be quickly picked over.

CHERRY TOMATOES!!!

There are also cherry tomatoes….Lots of orange, red and black cherry and some red grape!!]

HAYRIDES!!  FRESH APPLE CIDER!! 

FREE Tractor drawn Hayrides will run on Sunday from 1pm-4pm.  Come out and get some great food!!

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Columbus Day weekend = Scituate Art Festival= Route 6 west traffic will be backed up

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Still picking lots of apples (with pole pickers)  this weekend!  Open Sat and Sun 9am- 5pm…. Monday (holiday) and rest of week,  9am- 6pm 

Macoun, Cortland, Empire, Crispin, Rome, Fuji, Spartan,Idared, Jonagold,  a few McIntosh, a few Gala, a few Delicious…

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If you are planning a trip to our orchard this weekend, and are not planning to go to the Scituate Art Festival, please find another Route to get here!  

Many people take Route 44 into Greenville (part of Smtihfield, RI) as an alternative and then come up Smith Avenue (Route 116 south) and straight on Snake Hill Road then take first left onto Elmdale Road.  

Lots of delicious sweet apple cider was made TODAY!!  Come take a walk around the pumpkin yard and find your Halloween pumpkin!

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Last Day to pick Honeycrisp

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The nights are cooling 

It’s autumn…no fooling

The Honeycrisp trees are bare

The wind blows a gale 

The farmers exhale

There are lots of other apples to spare!

 

Like Macoun, McIntosh, Cortland, Fuji, Jonagold, Crispin, Delicious, Rome, Idared, Spartan, (a few) Gala, Empire

We still have lots of raspberries to pick!  Come out and get some!

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