Bring plenty of water & snacks. (Beverages &
snacks may or may not be available for sale.)
Wear plenty of sunscreen.
Wear a shade hat or bandana.
A misting bottle will assist in lowering body temperature.
Wear close-toed shoes to protect your feet from ants
or sticky plants.
Bring an adjustable strap from a duffle bag to strap
the bucket around your waist. (This leaves your hands free to pick more berries.)
The white sign-like items throughout the field are insect
catchers. You may not want to pick directly under these.
Feel free to bring a packed lunch. A picnic area will
Select plump berries that are a dark purple-blue color.
Berries will only ripen a bit after picking.
Berries grow in bunches like grapes. Hold a bunch
in one hand while gently rubbing the ripe berries with your other hand. Ripe berries will fall into your hands while
leaving the others for ripening.
Bring your family, tell your friends and have a great