Welcome to Hurd Orchards
Saturday, October 14th
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
TAP YOUR TOES TO:
Root String Band &
Enjoy our delicious
Count Your Blessings Harvest Menu
from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
- please reserve in advance -
- various libations presented by local artisans -
Come picking apples!
This weekend's peak picking includes:
Empire, Snapdragon, Twenty Ounce,
Cortland, Jonagold, Mutsu Crispin, Red Delicious,
and many varieties in our organically grown apple block!
Harvest lunches served in our
Saturday 12 -3 (ending early this week!)
Available already picked in our market
Heirloom: Tallman Sweets,
Traditional: Jonamac, Macoun,
Fall Red Raspberries and Blackberries
are abundant as well.
As the lanterns and candles are lighted and the pot bellied stove in
our market glows with warmth our holiday tables are made festive with
bouquets and still life and are richly laden with our delicious foods.
Our cathedral-like barn, beams warmed with the patina of age, glows
with seasonal color.
November 3, 4 & 5 - 6:00 p.m. and
November 8 & 9 - 6:00 p.m.
November 10 & 11 - 6:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.
Call our market to make a reservation
2016 Landscape Preservation
We were totally surprised and delighted to receive a phone call in
November of last year
that we were to be awarded the Landscape Preservation Award for 2016
given by the Landmark Society of Western New York.
We received the award at the Rochester City Hall on November 13th,
Even more wonderful than this unexpected honor were the reasons why we
When we queried, "Why us?" the answer given was, "You steward both the
land and buildings respecting their historic origins.
In addition to preserving many individual structures you have
original field size and saved many authentic heirloom plantings. The
preservation of landscape
requires the most commitment of time and resources of any award we
This recognition validated our years of quiet devotion to the
conservation and preservation of our farm.
The fact that those more knowledgeable than we saw our work and
believed in what we are
trying to achieve is just fantastic! Though we may follow a path that
veers from the norm for a modern fruit farm,
this recognition has given us renewed confidence to continue with our
dedication to the preservation
of all aspects of our farm and farm life.