The Good Peach

  • Peaches and Plums

    HelloTwo LOCATIONSKitchener 3:45-6:15pmSt Agatha 4-6pm Pick up August 7thGarnet Beauty PeachesShiro PlumsI will be closing the store Monday at noon. Please have your orders in!Fruit by the pound available as always on Tuesdays. We have arrived at the annual summer fruit pause - the week or so of only peaches and plums.  This week is Garnet Beauty & Shiro. Soon the rest...white flesh nectarines and peaches, plums to colour a rainbow, early apples (yummy), and finally seeded grapes. I'm eager for all of them.  I'm wondering about making fruit punch this year. Just a mix-up of all the fruits in the juicer/steamer. The tastiness of summer just gets deeper...

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  • Peaches Plums and Apricots

    Hello You!Two LOCATIONSWaterloo 4-6pmSt Agatha 4-8pm Fertile Ground CSA (members only) 3:30 - 6pmPick up July 27thClingstone PeachesApricotsEarly Golden PlumsI have 10 boxes of early Japanese plums call Ohishi. They are like Early Golden plums but sweeter. Email me if you'd like some of these. I will have them for sale byIf you have containers, boxes, pint crates etc., please bring them to load up your fruit if you are buying pounds.The farmers also gladly take their boxes back. Namasteyour fruit girl STORE IS OPEN     Details and Changes for the SeasonPick up for St Agatha remain Tuesday and FridayKitchener TuesdayWaterloo Friday

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  • Apricots - Plums - Peaches OOHHH MY

    Hello You!THREE LOCATIONSSt AgathaWaterlooFertile Ground Farm (CSA Members Only)ApricotsEarly Golden PlumsPeaches - added soon Were you lucky enough to get the first round of apricots? I have to say all the sadness that I felt over the cherries was filled by the joy I had in picking up those apricots. Blushing so hard. So RED! People thought they were peaches.I looked at the apricots the "gross-ery" stores sold all year. So green. So pale. So sad. I honestly felt sorry for the fruit, riped from the trees before they had a chance to fully develop and bask in the sunshine. Forced to...

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  • Apricots are Starting...

    Hello You!TWO LOCATIONSST AGATHAKITCHENERHalf boxes of apricots are available in limited supply for Tuesday. I am hoping to up the quantity by tonight. I'll send another email if that is the case.These apricots are the first of the Palatine Season. Always picked at the height of ripeness. It makes a difference in flavour and texture. This is the difference in expertise of that Palatine brings to you. This is what makes us all fruit snobs :)These apricots blush so hard. They know you've been waiting for them to appear. They're so humble; blushing at the fact that they look like...

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  • Cherries for Friday July 13th - YESSSSS

    Hello You!It worked. We have cherries. All your good thoughts worked magic under this incoming Supermoon (we can't see). I'm keeping this short and sweet because NEW INFORMATION.Cherries - Blueberries - Roses for Friday July 13thNo location to choose - limited supply means only half boxesIf you are ordering, please email me where you want it for pick up!THREE LOCATIONS:Pfennings - as alwaysWaterloo - my place**FERTILE GROUND FARM**Jack and Pippi will be at Fertile Ground CSA pick up for both bulk pick up and fruit by the pound. There will be berries available as well as cherries.Payment: ShopifyPayPalE-transferChequeI don't need By-Law harassing...

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  • No Cherries for Tuesday July 10

    Hello You!I drove to Niagara on Friday. Beautiful day for a drive. Windows down and I was hit in the face by a bug! Never in all my life has that happened. It hurt like a slingshot and was closely followed by a dump truck driving by sending a stone crashing into my windshield.Two hits, I thought, things come in threes, what will be the last hit?I got that third hit at the farm.Friday might have been the last run of Palatine Cherries.For years we have been blessed with the bounty of cherries. So many we could swim in them. This year, Palatine let...

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