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Date Posted - 06/03/2015

School's Out for Summer!

School's Out for Summer!

Time for fun with the family. Visit U-pick farms in the Yakima Valley! Experience picking fresh fruit off the tree. Learn about growing cherries at the free self guided tour through a cherry orchard. Celebrate the fruit harvests of strawberries, cherries, peaches, apples and more. Pet farm animals, take a historic Trolley ride, visit a family friendly festival in a park with free museum admission or float down a river. There are lots of fun things to do with the kids this summer.…Read More. ##folklife #yakima valley museum ##winery ##yakima river #u-pick #fruit #festivals #trolley

Date Posted - 08/18/2015

Save the Berries!

Save the Berries!

The Yakima Valley needs you! Help save these farm fresh ripe strawberries.  Don’t let them perish, make fresh strawberry smoothies, strawberry pies, ice cream, jam and more. Come visit now while they are ripe for the picking. Visit Baron Farms Mon-Sat., 7am till 3 pm.  Strawberries  are $2.00/lb.  Raspberries 2.50/lb. All Natural Upick: Blueberries in crisis! Last week of Blueberries (ripe and waiting for you). Blueberries 1.50lb u-pick or 2.50 a pint we pick and sort. Raspberry picking July 4th through Sept 1st, 2015.…Read More. # peaches # upick fruit #blueberries #farm fresh #strawberries #upick #yakima upick #yakima valey upick

Date Posted - 09/15/2015

In Search of Organic

In Search of Organic

Looking for Washington State certified organic farm fresh fruit and produce in the Yakima Valley? Yakima County, with 90 certified organic farms, is the county with the most certified organic farms in Washington State and the largest variety of crops grown in the Pacific Northwest. Family owned farms sell organic produce from fruit stands located on their land. Listed below are those open to the public growing organic apples, pears, peppers, corn, melons, grapes, tomatoes, winter squash, blackberries, blueberries, raspberries, apricots. You will also find grass fed beef, pork, chicken and farm fresh eggs. …Read More. #childrens farm events #grass fed beef #organic #organic apples #organic fruit #organic pears #washington state organic week #yakima organic #yakima valley organic

Date Posted - 10/14/2015

5 Fall Harvest Events for the Whole Family!

5 Fall Harvest Events for the Whole Family!

Fall in the Yakima Valley is a wonderful time of year, and there's plenty of family-friendly events and activities in every corner of the Valley.  Read this weeks blog to get some highlights about everything that's happening this fall!…Read More. #fall #family events #harvest #yakimavalley

Date Posted - 05/18/2016

Farm Fresh Tours of the Yakima Valley!

Farm Fresh Tours of the Yakima Valley!

When you visit the Yakima Valley, you come to the source of the Pacific Northwest's agriculture industry.  Our valley produces an astounding amount of fresh produce, fruits and other commercial crops, and we want you to come see it!  Here's a neat selection of family-friendly tours you can take to really experience some farm fresh fun!…Read More. #ag museum #botanical garden #farm fresh fun #farm tours #produce #tours

Date Posted - 07/06/2016

10 Great Kid-Friendly Summer Activities!

10 Great Kid-Friendly Summer Activities!

Looking for something to do with the kids this summer?  Come to the Yakima Valley and try out our collection of awesome kid-friendly activities!    …Read More. #children's activites #kid-friendly #summer #yakima valley

Date Posted - 08/17/2016

In Search of Organic

In Search of Organic

In search of the freshest, healthiest fruit and produce you can find?  Come explore the Yakima Valley, where we have the most certified organic farms in the State of Washington!  Come check out some of our favorites!…Read More. #farm fresh fun #fruit #organic #produce #yakima valley

Date Posted - 09/07/2016

Fall Fun in the Yakima Valley!