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Strawberries and Summer

The summer heat has reached us, and if the weather reports are any indication, the warmth is finally here to stay. Nevertheless, this is Michigan and it could start snowing at any moment… meanwhile, now is a good time to … Continue reading

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Friday on the Farm

Spring seems to take so long to get started. Rhubarb and asparagus are all we have for weeks on end. Everything moves slowly and peacefully during May, and then all of a sudden it’s June – and it’s not spring … Continue reading

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Another Market Season Begins!

It is definitely spring here on the farm – the peach trees have all their leaves, the apple trees are in blossom, and the raspberries have tiny delicate flowers. The asparagus and rhubarb are being harvested, and the strawberries are … Continue reading

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Autumn Harvests

It’s raining and cold here in Michigan today. Fall has definitely begun! I suppose the rain is a good thing because it makes the apples super shiny and delicious-looking for tomorrow, but it’s not fun to work in. Oh well! … Continue reading

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Fresh Harvest

Good morning everyone! I hope you are all enjoying your Friday (and making a list of what fruit to get at market tomorrow!). Bring your picnic basket and a blanket with you to market, because the Air and Water Show … Continue reading

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Please Welcome…

………Red Haven peaches! Good morning! It’s a busy day here at Ellis Family Farms. We are getting ready for market tomorrow. I’ve had a lot of people at market ask when we will have freestone peaches, Red Havens to be … Continue reading

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So Berry Hot

After working all day on the farm, not much of my brainpower is left to come up with clever titles…and it is quite hot outside! I hope all of you are staying cool and enjoying your summer. Fruit Available Peaches … Continue reading

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Peachy Keen

See what I did there? Hello from Ellis Family Farms! It’s another warm, sunshiny day at the farm. It’s a little too warm for me, but all the sunshine is great for the fruit. Fruit Available Peaches – the Summer … Continue reading

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Summertime Sweetness

Hello from Ellis Family Farms! I hope that everyone had a great holiday. We’re well into the summer fruit season, and everyone is very busy at Ellis Family Farms. Whether it’s checking on the trees and bushes, picking the ripened … Continue reading

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