It is mid-May in the Sandbridge area which means only one thing – Strawberry Picking time
The endless winter of 2014 made for a
slow start to the season, but things are in full swing now as all of the local spots are open and the fields
are full of folks getting their fill of the tasty fruit.
must be something about the sandy soil around here that makes for perfect growing conditions because we
think the berrys around here are the best!
your favorite spot to pick is Vaughan’s, Cullipher Family Farm, Flanagan farm, Brookdale, or some other
location we can assure you that the fields are full of fresh fruit ready for you to pick! On
Saturday the fields were full of families as well as fruit. What a gorgeous day!
thing about picking berries is that it is such a great family activity. Here’s one of the
author’s 10 year old twin daughters holding up a perfect berry. Sadly, this berry didn’t make it
to the bucket. She ate it!
All the best from the
By Tim Cafferty
President, Sandbridge Blue Realty Services