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Pear Side Dishes for St. Paddy’s Day

Pear Side Dishes for St. Paddy’s Day

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 in Appetizers, Desserts, Fresh Fruit, Party Food, Recipes | 0 comments

St. Paddy’s Day is coming up, and we’ve got some great St. Patrick’s Day gifts and goodies for all your lucky leprechauns. From St. Patrick’s Day gift baskets to St. Patrick’s Day flowers, you’ll find just the right thing to help you celebrate. Looking for the perfect side dishes to have with your corned beef, cabbage and hash this St. Patty’s...

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Protecting our Pear Trees from Frost Damage

Protecting our Pear Trees from Frost Damage

Posted by on Mar 7, 2014 in Field Notes, Fresh Fruit, Orchards | 0 comments

Growing the perfect pear is a year-round process of pampering our very special pear trees. The most perilous time for our orchards is also the most promising. March is an extremely fragile time for buds on fruit trees. They are vulnerable to freezing temperatures and frost. In the valley, the last day a frost can occur is typically May 17. That means the...

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Apple and Pear with Chocolate Covered Cherry Hand Pies Recipe

Apple and Pear with Chocolate Covered Cherry Hand Pies Recipe

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Chocolate, Desserts, Recipes | 0 comments

We recently sent Heidi Larsen of FoodieCrush our Valentine’s Day Gift Basket. Instead of instantly devouring the goodies inside, she actually had the patience to make sweet little hand pies. The only thing better than getting presents in the mail is when they’re presents I can eat. And sometimes, when I’m feeling extra generous, I even think about...

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