508-
248-
7820

 

Our bakery offers fresh baked goods

Welcome!

Do you crave… Apples, Peaches, Plums, Nectarines?  Blueberries, Raspberries or Strawberries? Or perhaps... an Apple Pie

At Charlton Orchards Farm, we have all that and more. We are a real working family farm. 

 

Welcome to Summer Everyone.

 

We are open for

Pick-Your- Own Apples 

Picking is great

We are open 5 days a week.  Thursday, Friday, Saturday  9:00 am to 4:00 pm.  Sunday  10:00 am till 3:00 pm and Monday 10:00am to 4:00 pm.

 

We are closed on Tuesday and Wednesday

Shiro Plums and Peaches are now in our store. 

PYO Blackberries are almost ripe

 

 

 

Blackberries

 

Pick Your Own  Rules & Pricing

Our  Blackberry field will be open daily picking beginning daily at 9 am, (except Sunday and Monday 10 am) and will remain open until the ripe is  sold out for the day, or 4 pm, Sunday 3 pm.  As always come early for best picking.

Stop at the store to pay your minimum, and get you picking tray. Bring your own containers or purchase a PYO Tray for $1.00, or smaller container for $.25

Please meet and ask question with our field staff.

 

Blackberries are found at the top of the canes.  Canes can be tall and short.  Raspberry canes are very delicate.  Do not pull the canes, because the canes  will break and we will all lose.  Gently push the canes aside when reaching into the patch for berries.  When picking blackberries only pick on the black not red berries. Blackberry canes have No pickers like wild berry canes. 

 

Please, no running, berry throwing, or rough housing in our fields. We want everyone to have a great time picking.   

     Price $5.65 per pound Blackberries

$3.00 per person minimum PYO picking charge (ages 2 and older)  Paid before entering PYO fields and applied towards your purchase of PYO berries.

No Refunds on the minimum or container charge. 

 

 

2017 is going to be a great year.

 

Our store is open we have a quantity of vegetables. We have our own fresh picked Peaches, Plums, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Potatoes, Squash, Broccoli and Sweet corn  Our bakery is up and running.  We have cider donuts, pies (strawberry/rhubarb, apple and blueberry), apple turnovers and apple dumplins.

We have fresh Apple Cider available, made weekly.  We have fresh jams available.  Strawberry, Raspberry and now Blueberry.  Peach jam will be on the shelf soon as well as our fresh Pickles

 

CSA 2017 Closed for Season

 

   

August 2015, was a very sad month for us.  On Sunday, August 2, our Winery burned down and we experienced a complete loss.  We are no longer in the wine business. 

Thank You to all that have express concern

 

 In Season (fruits) 

June and July

June**Strawberry*Raspberry*Cherry

July** Strawberry*Blueberry*Cherry*Raspberry*Peach

August, September and October

August**Blueberry*Blackberry*Raspberry*Peach*Plum*Nectarine*Apples

September**Blackberry*Peach*Apples*Pumpkins

October**Apples*Pumpkins

   Vegetables:

 *Tomato *Broccoli*Cucumber *Squash *Peppers*String beans

Plus our:  Pies * Cider Donuts* Jams and Jelly * Apple Cider * Pickles * and much more

Farmer Market Update

The 2017, farmers market season began in May.  We will be at the Lexington Market on Tuesday, Wayland Market on Wednesday, and this year we are returning to Wakefield on Saturday 

 

Announcements..... 

Apple picking begins on Saturday August 19

Blackberry Picking  in a few days

 

We no longer have wine for sale. 

 

We no longer raise cattle

or supply pasture raised beef

 

We are located on Route 20, in Charlton Massachusetts, just 8.5 miles east of Sturbridge Village. We are only 55 minutes from Boston and Hartford, and 45 minutes from Providence, and Springfield. Come for a few minutes or stay for the day. There is always plenty to see and do.

Stop by for a visit or call us just to say "Hi". Come to Charlton Orchards and Let our Family meet your family.

Website last update: August 16, 2017

 

 

44 Old Worcester Road
Charlton, MA 01507
Phone (508) 248-7820