It’s that time of year – fresh grown, local strawberries! Always a favorite, sweet strawberries are the perfect summer treat. Low calorie with no fat, cholesterol or sodium, they are a delicious way to get vitamins, fiber, and antioxidants. Eat them right from the vine or use them to enhance all your recipes – smoothies, jams, pies, tarts, and more.
Pick your own or ready picked, check out the Ozaukee County berry farms below to support your area farmer!
The Barthel Fruit Farm has a great crop of berries this year! Always call for a picking update before driving out. All of the strawberries are sold on a Pick Your Own basis. They do not have ready picked strawberries. Barthel Fruit Farm on Facebook
Polzin Farms is open seven days a week for self picking or already picked strawberries. Times vary each day so it is best to call. The farm also makes strawberry and strawberry rhubarb preserves from the fresh berries, as well as sweet corn and other vegetables to pick.
Walvoord’s Berry Farm, LLC first opened for business in 1979. It is primarily run by Randy and Linda Walvoord and their two children, Katie and Jonathan. They grow strawberries and sweet-podded peas every summer. The family runs 16 acres of strawberries. Call ahead to find out where the stands of already picked berries will be in Ozaukee County! Walvoord’s Berry Farm on Facebook
Witte’s is a seasonal vegetable farm that loves to grow and sell fresh fruits and vegetables during the Wisconsin growing season. They strive for the widest variety of vegetables and fruits and are dedicated to the highest quality product with friendly, knowledgeable service. Witte’s Vegetable Farm on Facebook
Do you have more Ozaukee County berry farms to add? Add them in the comments or contact us!