2017 PICKING REPORT

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FRI.,  AUG 4    HI AGAIN,  SHOWERS MAY PERSIST FOR THE NEXT DAY OF SO, BUT NOT TO WORRY. THE CHERRIES GROW ON GRASS COVERED SOIL SO THERE IS THE OPPORTUNITY TO STILL PICK  WITHOUT ANY MUD. RASPBERRIES ON THE OTHER HAND NEED TIME TO DRY OUT, SO THEY ARE A LITTLE MORE DEPENDENT ON SOME NICER WEATHER. AGAIN I’M OPEN ON THE LONG WEEKEND. PRICE FOR FRUIT IS $3.50/LB..CASH ONLY PLEASE. TAKE CARE, BYE FOR NOW.S

SUN.  AUG 6    HI FOLKS,  THERE WAS A VERY LARGE NUMBER OF PICKERS ON SAT. WHICH RESULTED IN LIMITED PICKING  NOW FOR RASPBERRIES. STILL AVAILABLE  ARE SOME SASKATOONS, SOME RASPBERRIES AND LOTS OF SOUR CHERRIES. YES, I AM OPEN THIS LONG WEEKEND. PRICE FOR ALL FRUIT IS $3.50/LB… CASH ONLY PLEASE. BYE FOR NOW.T

TUES.  AUG 8   HI EVERYONE,  JUST TO RECAP, I.M OPEN 5 DAYS A WEEK FROM 10 TILL 5 CLOSED ON TUES. AND WED. THERE ARE STILL SOME SASKATOONS , SOME RASPBERRIES AND LOTS OF SOUR CHERRIES.  I DO HAVE A PITTER MACHINE THAT IS AVAILABLE FOR USE AT $2.00/BASKET. PLEASE BRING YOU CONTAINERS/LIDS , COOLER & ICE PAKS FOR YOUR PITTED FRUIT. PRICE REMAINS AT $3.50/LB….CASH ONLY PLEASE.  TAKE CARE.

WED. AUG 9   HI AGAIN,  NOW THAT WE’RE INTO THE CHERRY SEASON, I’M CHARGING $18.00/BUCKET FOR 12 OR LESS BUCKETS OF CHERRIES. MORE THAN 13 BUCKETS ARE $17.00/BUCKET. FOR THOSE LARGE VOLUME PICKERS, I ASK THAT YOU BRING YOUR LARGE CONTAINERS TO TRANSFER FROM MINE TO YOURS. AGAIN, I HAVE A PITTING MACHINE ( $2.00/BUCKET ) TO EASE THE BURDEN OF PITTING. STILL SOME SASKATOONS, AND RASPBERRIES @ $3.50/LB….CASH ONLY PLEASE. THANKS AND BYE FOR NOW

MON.  AUG 14.   HI FOLKS.  THE SASKATOONS ARE FINISHED FOR THE SEASON, AND THE RASPBERRIES HAVE BEEN PICKED OUT. THE NEXT PICKING WILL BE ON  THURS. AUG 17. THERE ARE STILL LOTS OF SOUR CHERRIES. PRICE REMAINS AT $18.00/4 L BUCKET FOR 10 OR LESS BUCKETS, AND $17.00/4L BUCKET FOR MORE THAN 10. PLEASE BRING YOU CONTAINERS TO TRANSFER FROM MY PAILS TO YOURS. THE PITTING MACHINE HAS BEEN VERY BUSY AT $2.00/BUCKET…PLEASE BRING YOUR CONTAINERS WITH TIGHT FITTING LIDS FOR THE PITTED FRUIT. TAKE CARE.T

TUES.,  AUG 15   HI AGAIN,DUE TO THE LARGE VOLUME OF CHERRIES THIS SEASON, I WILL BE MAKING CHANGES TO HELP SPEED UP THE BUSINESS OF BUYING CHERRIES. WHEN YOUR GROUP ARRIVES, I WILL DETERMINE HOW MANY PAILS WILL BE PURCHASED AS A GROUP. IT WILL BE CASH ONLY….TO  PRE-PAY MY 4 LITER PAILS.1-10 PAILS ($18/4L PAIL), 11-40  PAILS ($17/4L PAIL), 41-60 PAILS ($16/4L PAIL. WHEN YOU ARE FINISHED PICKING, MY PAIL IS TRANSFERRED TO YOU CONTAINER. TAKE CARE.TT

THUR. AUG 17.    HI FOLKS, IT’S TIME FOR A FALL SPECIAL. RASPBERRIES WILL BE   $3.25/4L BASKET IF AVAILABLE. CHERRIES WILL BE $16/4L PAIL..CASH ONLY AND PRE PAY. PITTING REMAINS AT $2/PAIL. PLEASE BRING YOUR CONTAINERS TO TRANSFER FROM MY PAILS,AND CONTAINERS WITH LIDS FOR THE PITTED FRUIT. BYE FOR NOW.