Indiana blueberries farms

2009 Indiana Farmers’ Market, U-Pick and Agritourism Directory

Indiana offers agricultural destinations all year around. Celebrate the coming of spring at the only national maple syrup festival right here in Indiana. In summer, take your family to any of the numerous Hoosier u-pick farms and share the experience of picking berries right off the bush.

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July 1st,2020

FERTILIZING BLUEBERRIES - Indiana's Land Grant University

In some northern Indiana areas, special blueberry fertilizers can sometimes be obtained. The analysis most available is 16-8-8 (N-P. 2. O. 5-K. 2. O), and some formulations are available with 4% added magnesium. These fertilizers are formulated with the special needs of the blueberry in mind and may be especially useful. Mulches

July 1st,2020

2009 Indiana Farmers’ Market, U-Pick and Agritourism Directory

Indiana offers agricultural destinations all year around. Celebrate the coming of spring at the only national maple syrup festival right here in Indiana. In summer, take your family to any of the numerous Hoosier u-pick farms and share the experience of picking berries right off the bush.

July 1st,2020

The Organic State of Indiana: Findings from the 2016 ...

number of farms, acres, quantity, and dollars sales of certified vegetables. The USDA-NASS survey reported that seven Indiana farms grew organic berries, five grew cultivated organic blueberries, and two grew organic strawberries. It is important to note that the survey did not report the value sales of certified fruits to avoid disclosing

July 1st,2020

REGIONS TO EXPLORE TREE FARMS

Eenigenburg’s Blueberries 6721 W State Rd. 10 DeMotte, Jasper Co. 219-987-2957 demotteblueberries.com Fair Oaks Farms 856 N 600 E Fair Oaks, Jasper Co. 219-394-2025 fofarms.com Fritts Berry Farm DeMotte, Jasper Co. 219-987-2228 frittsberryfarm.com Goin’s Blueberry Lane 3340 S 750 W North Judson, Starke Co. 574-896-2283 Goshen Farmers Market

July 1st,2020

The Michigan Blueberry Industry

reached 2,200 acres by 1950 and 9,700 acres by 1976. Today Michigan has almost 21,000 acres of blueberries on about 600 farms. About 600 additional acres are located in northern Indiana, just south of the state line. Soils: Michigan’s blueberry industry is concentrated in southwest Michigan where there are abundant, naturally

July 1st,2020

Specialty Crop Profile: Blueberries

Blueberries can be successfully grown in mineral (clay, loam mix) soils, but can be a special challenge for growers out of the natural adaptation zones. Careful site and cultivar selection, site preparation, and proper cultural practices are critical to ensure success. As are most small-fruit crops, blueberries …

July 1st,2020

INDIANA AGRICULTURE Grow With Us!

Indiana’s land is devoted to farms and forests. At the heart of Indiana agriculture is a desire to sustain Indiana’s resources while fueling economic growth throughout our state. » Agriculture generates $25.4 billion towards Indiana’s Gross Domestic Product » Agriculture contributes to more than for 475,000 jobs in Indiana » Indiana ...

July 1st,2020

BLUEBERRIES

of cultivated blueberries in the U.S. Other top producing states include New York, New Jersey, North Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, Indiana, California, Oregon, and Washington (Fig 1). Maine is the leading producer of “wild” lowbush blueberries. Highbush and lowbush blueberries are native to the Eastern United States.

July 1st,2020

A & L Farms

Hammonton, NJ 08037 . Phone: (609) 561-8600 . Fax: (609) 561-5033 . Email:

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