Strawberry selecting season about to start out in Ida – Information – Bedford Now – Bedford Township, Michigan


Whittaker’s Berry Farm in Ida expects to have berries prepared any day for pick-your-own clients.

IDA — The strawberry selecting season at Whittaker’s Berry Farm in Ida is about to start.

The farm, the one giant industrial patch in Monroe County open for pick-your-own berries, is anticipated to open for 2019 someday the center of this week. Individuals can name the farm at 734-269-6612 after 5 p.m. immediately for the most recent info on when it’ll open.

The farm, positioned at 6724 Todd Rd., has greater than 13 acres of berries for the season.

“Mom Nature is starting to slowly ripen our earliest varieties with the gorgeous sunshine we had over the weekend,” the farm stated on its Fb Web page Sunday evening. “Farm indicators are up, parking areas are being groomed and the notorious wall of containers goes up. All certain indicators that we’re getting nearer.”

As soon as harvest begins, the season lasts solely 18-20 days, it was famous.

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Pay attention: Monroe’s headlines from June 1919