Blue Jay Orchards

FARM MARKET   

AS THE SUMMER MOVES FORWARD , THE APPLES ARE BEGINING TO GROW .   WE PLAN ON OPENING  OUR FARM MARKET LABOR DAY WEEKEND  AND PYO APPLES WILL BEGIN SHORTLY AFTER THAT .  

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NEWS

 

Seasonal help needed for September and October .We are looking for energetic self motivated people to help with our very busy apple season . Positions include Cashiers ,bakery helpers , shelf stocking and school tour guides . We are offering Monday-Friday as well as Weekends Please call for more info 203-748-0119 leave name and number so we may return your call .

 

 

 

BENEFITS OF APPLES

discovered the new way apples protect cells from the type of damage that leads to heart disease and age-related cancers. Read more...

 

KNOW YOUR APPLES

Click here to check our apple varieties and their best uses.

Pick Your Own

COMING SOON   

 

   

 

 

Pumpkin Patch

 2014 pumpkin  plantings began  in late May

LOOK FOR THEM TO ARRIVE IN LATE SEPTEMBER

 

 

 
 
 

Fun Stuff

Farmer Charlie and Farmer Phil  are getting the wagons painted and ready for orchard wagon rides beginning in september 

 

 

 

 

Farm History

The farm's history as a modern orchard dates back to 1934 when Mr. Josephy brought a farm house and 50 acres from Elizabeth Weed.  The Weed family had owned the farm for many years.  When her husband died, Elizabeth Weed kept a few cows and sold butter that she churned from their milk.  She also opened her home to New York City vacationers during the summer months, becoming one of the Danbury area's first Bed & Breakfasts.

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