Hey Folks, New Jersey is known as the Garden State. With great access to many local farms , there is little excuse for not getting out to pick your own from time to time. In other words, whether you have your own garden or not, there are many farms in NJ that allow you to pick your own fruits and vegetables. A visit to these farms is a perfect day trip for the entire family offering a variety of activities and entertainment even for non-pickers.
The following video will help you determine how to select the best vegetables to harvest.
Pick your own Fruits and Vegetables in NJ
So now that you have an idea of how to pick good fruits and vegetables I will look forward to seeing you on the farm soon. 🙂
In order to best enjoy your trip to the farm you must do a little research to determine which farm, their harvesting schedule (although many have their own produce store/stand) as well as any activities they might have.
For example the Horse Sleigh Farm in Washington NJ offers a huge selection of pick your own fruits and vegetables as well as many fun farm activities. Click here for their harvest schedule and additional details.