FREEHOLD, NJ –Looking for a place to pick your own peaches or pumpkins? Look no farther than the Grown in Monmouth Pick Your Own Directory available at www.GrownInMonmouth.com where you can now find a list of farms that offer Pick Your Own options.
“One of the best things about the online directory is that it provides details on the inventory of each farm and lets you know exactly what is available to pick on your own,” said Freeholder Thomas A. Arnone, liaison to the Division of Economic Development. “You can find out which farms are selling exactly what you’re looking for and plan a visit. Remember, before you head out, to make sure to call the farm directly to make sure the produce will be available when you visit.”
If you are looking for apples, raspberries, blueberries, flowers, or nectarines, the Pick Your Own Directory can point you in the right direction.
“Picking your own fruits, vegetables and other produce with your family is a truly wonderful experience and fun for both children and adults,” said Freeholder Director Lillian G. Burry, liaison to the Agricultural Board. “There are many residents and visitors of Monmouth County that may not realize just how many farms offer Pick Your Own experiences and hopefully this online directory will help spread the word.”
For more information on Grown in Monmouth and the Grown in Monmouth Searchable Online Directory, please visit www.GrownInMonmouth.com or call 732-431-7470.