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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 and a Glass of Cider

It’s a beautiful, warm fall day at the farm. This morning it was very foggy for a while, and foggy mornings are my favorite – as long as I don’t have to drive! Fruit Available Apples – Right now we … Continue reading

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Livin’ in an Apple Paradise

How is it already the third week of September?? Time goes by so crazy fast when you’re busy. Today it has been rainy, and sunny, and cold and cloudy. I took the below picture this morning, when the day couldn’t … 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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It’s Beginning to Feel a Lot Like Fall

Good afternoon! It’s a beautiful, sunshiny day here at the farm. There’s a crispness to the air that makes me remember that fall is on the way. School is about to begin here in Michigan, and I know for a … 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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