Kestrel Perch Berries, a unique combination of the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) and U-Pick models, supplies seasonal small fruit to members in the greater Ithaca, NY area. Fruit available includes STRAWBERRIES (4 varieties, all rated 'excellent' for flavor); summer and fall RED RASPBERRIES, RED and BLACK CURRANTS, GOOSEBERRIES, BLUEBERRIES, and ELDERBERRIES -- all grown without chemicals and all in one convenient West Hill location!
Non-member picking is also available at specific times on a pay-as-you-go (PAYG) basis. For more information, click on the PAYG link below.
2013 shares are now
OPEN TO NEW MEMBERS!
For a 2013 info/sign-up form, click HERE.
- New this year: an August/September share that includes BLUEBERRIES. (SOLD OUT)
- Gone this year: BLACK RASPBERRIES. A planting of these typically bears for 6-7 years, and ours succumbed to disease right on schedule. To be replaced this spring by (more disease-tolerant) PURPLE RASPBERRIES, which will start bearing next year.
For more information on picking/using berries, click HERE
For additional information about PAYG picking, click HERE
April 2011 CROP MOB at Kestrel Perch! See the video HERE
Kestrel Perch in Organic Gardening magazine! Click HERE
220 Rachel Carson Way, Ithaca, NY 14850
Email: ithacaberries "at" gmail "dot" com
I hope you will choose to support this additional option for locally grown foods in Tompkins County!